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trans fat

Syllabification: trans fat
Pronunciation: /ˈtranz fat
 
/

Definition of trans fat in English:

noun

Another term for trans-fatty acid.
Example sentences
  • They remind Americans to eat more whole grains and fruits and vegetables, while limiting consumption of trans-fats and alcohol.
  • Unfortunately, labels at this time do not tell us the content of trans-fats in the product, but the words ‘partially hydrogenated’ will clue you in.
  • We learn now that trans-fats (vegetable-based oils heated to bubbling point) are deadly; so much for those pakoras and tempura vegetables.

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