fatty

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ester of glycerol and fatty acids that occurs naturally as fats and fatty oils acylglycerol , glyceride
tumor consisting of fatty tissue adipose tumor , lipoma
pale yellow fatty oil expressed from sweet or bitter almonds almond oil , expressed almond oil , sweet almond oil
polyunsaturated fatty acid with 18 carbon atoms; the only omega-3 fatty acid found in vegetable products; it is most abundant in canola oil; a fatty acid essential for nutrition alpha-linolenic acid
fatty deposit inside an arterial wall; characteristic of atherosclerosis arterial plaque
artery wall's fatty deposit atheroma
fatty deposit in the intima (inner lining) of an artery; can obstruct blood flow atheroma
stage of arteriosclerosis involving fatty deposits (atheromas) inside the arterial walls atherosclerosis , coronary artery disease
fatty pink flesh of fish from northern coastal Atlantic; usually marketed fresh Atlantic salmon
fatty oil from kernels of babassu nuts similar to coconut oil babacu oil , babassu oil
salt of bile acid and a base; functions as an emulsifier of lipids and fatty acids bile salt
large fatty herring lightly salted and briefly smoked bloater
fatty bluish flesh of bluefish bluefish
fatty matter in bones extracted with solvents or by boiling or steaming; used chiefly in candles and cheap soaps an in lubricating greases bone fat
fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones bone marrow , marrow
small fatty European fish; usually smoked or canned like sardines brisling , sprat
fold of fatty tissue under the chin buccula , double chin
unpleasant smelling fatty acid found especially in butter butanoic acid , butyric acid
fatty substance of milk from which butter is made butterfat
fatty acid found in animal oils and fats; has an unpleasant smell resembling goats capric acid , decanoic acid
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