Definition of phosphatide in English:
Any of a class of compounds which are fatty acid esters of glycerol phosphate with a nitrogen base linked to the phosphate group.
- Her dissertation was on the chemistry of unsaturated phosphatides and was published by The Waverly Press in 1922.
- In addition to the phosphatides, our lecithin is rich in the essential fatty acids.
Definition of phosphatide in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan