diglyceride

noun
di·glyc·er·ide | \ˌdī-ˈgli-sə-rīd \

Definition of diglyceride 

: an ester formed from glycerol by reacting two of its hydroxyl groups with fatty acids

First Known Use of diglyceride

1918, in the meaning defined above

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diglyceride

noun
di·glyc·er·ide | \dī-ˈglis-ə-ˌrīd \

Medical Definition of diglyceride 

: an ester of glycerol that contains two ester groups and involves one or two acids

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