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phosphatide

[fos-fuh-tahyd, -tid] /ˈfɒs fəˌtaɪd, -tɪd/
noun, Biochemistry
Origin
1884
1884; phosphate + -ide
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  • Data on phosphatide and iron removal during caustic and steam refining are presented and the results discussed.
British Dictionary definitions for phosphatide

phosphatide

/ˈfɒsfəˌtaɪd/
noun
1.
another name for phospholipid
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phosphatide in Medicine

phosphatide phos·pha·tide (fŏs'fə-tīd')
n.
See phospholipid.

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