iodine value

/ˈaɪədin vælju/ (say 'uyuhdeen valyooh)

noun
a measure of the amount of unsaturated fatty acid present in a fat, oil, resin or other natural product; the weight of iodine absorbed by 100 grams of the substance.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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