phosphatidyl

noun
phos·​pha·​ti·​dyl | \ ˌfäs-fə-ˈtī-dᵊl How to pronounce phosphatidyl (audio) , fäs-ˈfa-tə-dᵊl How to pronounce phosphatidyl (audio) \

Definition of phosphatidyl

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

First Known Use of phosphatidyl

1941, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of phosphatidyl was in 1941

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phosphatide

phosphatidyl

phosphatidylcholine

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“Phosphatidyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phosphatidyl. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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phosphatidyl

noun
phos·​pha·​ti·​dyl | \ ˌfäs-fə-ˈtīd-ᵊl How to pronounce phosphatidyl (audio) , fäs-ˈfat-əd-ᵊl How to pronounce phosphatidyl (audio) \

Medical Definition of phosphatidyl

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

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