ceride

noun ce·ride \ˈsirˌīd, -ə̇d\
variants: less commonly

cerid

\-ə̇d\

Definition of ceride

plural

-s

  1. :  any of the simple lipides that are esters of higher monohydroxy alcohols and fatty acids especially of higher molecular weight — compare wax

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Origin and Etymology of ceride

cer- + -ide, -id


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