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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. Full Answer

What causes rancidity in lipids?

what is rancidity? Rancidity describes an oil which is no longer fresh. Cooking oils should be stored in dark cabinets and dark glass bottles if possible. Exposure to constant re-warming, light, and heat cause the bonds in oils to breakdown… Full Answer