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What is rancidity?

Rancidity is the chemical decomposition of fats, oils and other  lipids. There are three basic types of rancidity. Hydrolytic  rancidity occurs when water splits fatty acid (MORE)

How do you overcome rancidity?

  Rancidity is not reversible, so it cannot be overcome. It might be possible to slow it down or prevent it with the use of antioxidants or using oxygen depleters. Cooler (MORE)

How does rancidity occur?

when the food is exposed to oxygen for a long time rancidity occurs. for example, let us take the chips packet ; the packet is filled with nitrogen in order to prevent oxidati (MORE)
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What are the 5Cs?

If you mean the 5 C's, like you learn in school and such, it's Cotton Citrus Copper Climate Cattle
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How you check rancidity?

we can check rancidity thru two methods :- check the smell usually it becomes foul and see if the the fats and oils are oxidized ,if yes then it is rancidity.
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Is rancid an noun?

No, the word 'rancid' is an adjective, a word used  to describe a noun.    The noun forms of the adjective 'rancid' are rancidity and  rancidness.
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