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butterfat

[buht-er-fat] /ˈbʌt ərˌfæt/
noun
1.
butter; milk fat; a mixture of glycerides, mainly butyrin, olein, and palmitin.
Origin of butterfat
1885-1890
1885-90; butter + fat
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butterfat

/ˈbʌtəˌfæt/
noun
1.
the fatty substance of milk from which butter is made, consisting of a mixture of glycerides, mainly butyrin, olein, and palmitin
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