noun Etymology: French palmitine, probably from palmite pith of the palm tree, from Spanish palmito Date: 1855 an ester of glycerol and palmitic acid; especially a solid ester found in animal fats

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  • 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

  • Palmitīn — (Tripalmitin, Palmitinsäuretriglycerid) (C16H31O)3C3H5O3 entsteht beim Erhitzen von Palmitinsäure mit Glyzerin, findet sich in den meisten Fetten neben Stearin und Olein, am reichlichsten im japanischen Bienenwachs und im Palmöl, aus dem es… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Palmitin — Palmitīn, s. Fette und Palmitinsäure …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • palmitin — palmìtīn m <G palmitína> DEFINICIJA kem. smola palmina drva, ester glicerola i palmitinske kiseline ETIMOLOGIJA v. palma + in …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • palmitin — [pal′mi tin] n. [Fr palmitine] a colorless crystalline compound, C51H98O6, found in palm oil and many other fats: it is the glyceryl ester of palmitic acid …   English World dictionary

  • palmitin — palmitinas statusas T sritis chemija formulė (C₁₅H₃₁COOCH₂)₂CHOCOC₁₅H₃₁ atitikmenys: angl. palmitin rus. пальмитин ryšiai: sinonimas – 1,2,3 tri(heksadekanoiloksi)propanas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 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

  • Palmitin — Pal|mi|tin 〈n. 11; unz.; Chem.〉 festes weißliches Fett, Glyzerinester der Palmitinsäure [<frz. palmite „Mark der Palme“; zu palme „Palme“ <lat. palma] * * * Pal|mi|tin [↑ Palmit u. ↑ in (3)], das; s, e: Sammelbez. (Palmitine) für die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Palmitin — Pal|mi|tin 〈n.; Gen.: s; Pl.: unz.; Chemie〉 festes, weißl. Fett, Glycerinester der Palmitinsäure [Etym.: <frz. palmite »Mark der Palme«] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

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