tristearin

noun tri·stea·rin \ (ˌ)trī-ˈstē-ə-rən , -ˈstir-ən \

Definition of tristearin

: a crystallizable triglyceride C57H110O6 of stearic acid found especially in hard fats

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tristearin

noun tri·stea·rin \ (ˈ)trī-ˈstē-ə-rən , -ˈsti(ə)r-ən \

medical Definition of tristearin

: the crystallizable triglyceride C57H110O6 of stearic acid that is found especially in hard fats

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