phosphatidylcholine

noun
phos·​pha·​ti·​dyl·​cho·​line | \ ˌfäs-fə-ˌtī-dᵊl-ˈkō-ˌlēn How to pronounce phosphatidylcholine (audio) , (ˌ)fäs-ˌfa-tə-dᵊl- \

Definition of phosphatidylcholine

Examples of phosphatidylcholine in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The natural protein occurring super nutrient, lecithin, contains phosphatidylcholine and phosphatidylserine which supports both brain function and cellular health. Kimberly Wilson, Essence, 26 Sep. 2019 Kurzweil gets phosphatidylcholine intravenously, on the theory that this will rejuvenate all his body's tissues. Gary Wolf, WIRED, 24 Mar. 2008

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First Known Use of phosphatidylcholine

1948, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of phosphatidylcholine was in 1948

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phosphatidylcholine

noun
phos·​pha·​ti·​dyl·​cho·​line | \ ˌfäs-fə-ˌtīd-ᵊl-ˈkō-ˌlēn, (ˌ)fäs-ˌfat-əd-ᵊl- How to pronounce phosphatidylcholine (audio) \

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