ceride

noun
ce·​ride | \ˈsirˌīd, -ə̇d\
variants: or less commonly cerid \-​ə̇d \
plural -s

Definition of ceride 

: 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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History and Etymology for ceride

cer- + -ide, -id

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