triolein

[trahy-oh-lee-in]
noun Chemistry.
olein ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1850–55; tri- + olein

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triolein (traɪˈəʊlɪɪn)
 
n
Also called: olein a naturally occurring glyceride of oleic acid, found in fats and oils. Formula: (C17H33COO)3C3H5

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For simplicity, consider an oil such as soybean oil to consist of pure triolein.
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