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phosphatidyl

noun phos·pha·ti·dyl \ˌfäs-fə-ˈtī-dəl, fäs-ˈfa-tə-dəl\

Definition of PHOSPHATIDYL

:  any of several monovalent groups (RCOO)2C3H5OPO(OH) that are derived from phosphatidic acids

First Known Use of PHOSPHATIDYL

1941

phosphatidyl

noun phos·pha·ti·dyl \ˌfäs-fə-ˈtīd-əl, fäs-ˈfat-əd-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PHOSPHATIDYL

:  any of several monovalent groups (RCOO)2C3H5OPO(OH) that are derived from phosphatidic acids

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