Tripalmitate
Tripalmitate Tri*pal"mi*tate, n. [Pref. tri- + palmitate.] (Chem.) A palmitate derived from three molecules of palmitic acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • glyceryl tripalmitate — Palmitin Pal mi*tin, n. [So called because abundant in palm oil.] (Physiol. Chem.) A solid crystallizable fat, found abundantly in animals and in vegetables. It occurs mixed with stearin and olein in the fat of animal tissues, with olein and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glyceryl tripalmitate — /truy pal mi tayt , pahl , pah mi / palmitin. [TRI + PALMITATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • glyceryl tripalmitate — palmitin …   Medical dictionary

  • glycerol tripalmitate — noun a triglyceride of palmitic acid • Syn: ↑tripalmitin • Hypernyms: ↑glyceryl ester …   Useful english dictionary

  • glyceryl tripalmitate — /truy pal mi tayt , pahl , pah mi / palmitin. [TRI + PALMITATE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palmitin — Pal mi*tin, n. [So called because abundant in palm oil.] (Physiol. Chem.) A solid crystallizable fat, found abundantly in animals and in vegetables. It occurs mixed with stearin and olein in the fat of animal tissues, with olein and butyrin in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tripalmitin — Palmitin Pal mi*tin, n. [So called because abundant in palm oil.] (Physiol. Chem.) A solid crystallizable fat, found abundantly in animals and in vegetables. It occurs mixed with stearin and olein in the fat of animal tissues, with olein and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • palmitin — /pal mi tin, pahl , pah mi /, n. Chem. a white, crystalline, water insoluble powder, C51H98O6, prepared from glycerol and palmitic acid: used in the manufacture of soap. Also called glyceryl tripalmitate, tripalmitin. [1855 60; < F palmitine. See …   Universalium

  • palmitin — The triglyceride of palmitic acid occurring in palm oil. SYN: tripalmitin. * * * pal·mi·tin pal mət ən, pä(l)m ət ən n the triglyceride C51H98O6 of palmitic acid that occurs as a solid with stearin and olein in animal fats called also tripalmitin …   Medical dictionary

  • glyceryl ester — noun an ester of glycerol • Hypernyms: ↑ester • Hyponyms: ↑butyrin, ↑glyceride, ↑acylglycerol, ↑glycerin jelly, ↑glycerite, ↑glycerole, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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