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Definition 1: a fatty acid whose carbon chain cannot absorb any more hydrogen atoms; found chiefly in animal fats - [noun denoting substance]

(saturated fatty acid is a kind of ...) any of a class of aliphatic monocarboxylic acids that form part of a lipid molecule and can be derived from fat by hydrolysis; fatty acids are simple molecules built around a series of carbon atoms linked together in a chain of 12 to 22 carbon atoms

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) a saturated fatty acid that is the major fat in meat and dairy products

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) a saturated fatty acid occurring naturally in animal and vegetable fats

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) a crystalline fatty acid occurring as glycerides in natural fats and oils (especially coconut oil and palm-kernel oil)

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) a fatty acid having a rancid taste; found in butter and other fats and oils

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) a fatty acid found in animal oils and fats or made synthetically; smells like goats

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) a fatty acid found in animal oils and fats; has an unpleasant smell resembling goats

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) an unpleasant smelling fatty acid found especially in butter

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) a colorless crystalline synthetic fatty acid

(... is a kind of saturated fatty acid ) a waxy saturated fatty acid; occurs widely as a glyceride in animal and vegetable fats

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