- An unsaturated fatty acid, C17H29COOH, considered essential to the peoples diet, that's an important element of natural drying essential oils.
- An polyunsaturated fatty acid, having 18 carbon atoms and three two fold bonds, essential for person nourishment; its found in linseed alongside vegetable essential oils
- a liquid polyunsaturated fatty acid occurring in a few plant oils; an essential fatty acid
Synonym for "linolenic acid"
Hypernym for "linolenic acid"