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retinyl palmitate

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noun ret·i·nyl palmitate \ˈret-ən-əl-\

Medical Definition of retinyl palmitate

  1. :  a light yellow to red oil C36H60O2 that is a derivative of vitamin A and is about half as potent—called also retinol palmitate, vitamin A palmitate


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