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Definition of the noun palmitin
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noun - plural: palmitins
- an ester of glycerol and palmitic acid
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Palmitin is the glyceride of palmitic acid or tripalmitate of glyceryl. rin.—This exists abundantly in tallow and other animal fats, and it is made on an immense scale for use in candles by cooling lard and tallow, and separating the olein by ...
Plant Intoxicants (1995)
A Classic Text on the Use of Mind-Altering Plants by Baron Ernst von Bibra, Jonathan Ott
Palmitin is a widely distributed fat first found by Zier in palm oil, hence its name. It was later shown to be a component of most of the natural fats, for example, of coconut oil, Japanese lacquer, and many animal fats, such as human fat and butter ...
The Practice of Pharmacy (1917)
by Joseph Price Remington
Palmitin.——Palmitic acid occurs in the more liquid fats, such as palm oil and cocoanut oil, as glyceride; while in spermaceti and some forms of wax it is combined with monatomic alcohol radicals. Palmitin is the glyceride of palmitic acid or ...
Pastry Baking (1966)
Palmitin. Palmitin is a fat obtained from both animal and vegetable sources. c. Olein. Olein is an oil obtained from both animal and vegetable sources. d.
by George S. Newth
Palmitin is the name of the compound of palmitic acid with glycerin. Glycerin is obtained from fats by heating them in very hot ...
The Lancet (1907)
Palmitin is a neutral fat derived from palm oil, having the same ...
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by Joseph Segen
An oil coldpressed from the kernel of Ricinus communis seeds, which contains glycerides of ricinoleic and isoricinoleic acids–eg, dihydroxystearin, isoricinolein, palmitin, and triricinolein; it has been used externally as an emollient and ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
See also olein, palmitin. stear(o)- word element. [Gr.] fat. steatitis [ste′′ -ti′tis] inflammation offatty tissue.See also yellowfat disease. steat(o)- word element. [Gr .]fat, oil. steatocystoma [ste′′ -to-sis-to′m ] a human term for an epithelial ...
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Scrabble value of P3A1L1M3I1T1I1N1
The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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