butyrin

noun

bu·​tyr·​in ˈbyüt-ə-rən How to pronounce butyrin (audio)
: any of the three liquid glycerides of butyric acid
especially : tributyrin

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“Butyrin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/butyrin. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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