polyenic
adjective see polyene

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • polyenic — poly·enic …   English syllables

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  • polyene — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1928 an organic compound containing many double bonds; especially one having the double bonds in a long aliphatic hydrocarbon chain • polyenic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • polyenoic acids — Fatty acids with more than one double bond in the carbon chain; e.g., linoleic, linolenic, and arachidonic acid s. SYN: polyenic acids …   Medical dictionary

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