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tristearin

noun tri·stea·rin \(ˌ)trī-ˈstē-ə-rən, -ˈstir-ən\

Definition of TRISTEARIN

:  a crystallizable triglyceride C57H110O6 of stearic acid found especially in hard fats

Origin of TRISTEARIN

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1856
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tristearin

noun tri·stea·rin \(ˈ)trī-ˈstē-ə-rən, -ˈsti(ə)r-ən\

Medical Definition of TRISTEARIN

:  the crystallizable triglyceride C57H110O6 of stearic acid that is found especially in hard fats

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