Definición de fatty acid en inglés:

fatty acid

Silabificación: fat·ty ac·id

sustantivo

Chemistry
A carboxylic acid consisting of a hydrocarbon chain and a terminal carboxyl group, especially any of those occurring as esters in fats and oils.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Soaps are created by the chemical reaction of a fatty acid with an alkali metal hydroxide.
  • The carboxyl group on the fatty acid contributes some water solubility to the molecule.
  • The cellulose is digested by the bacteria and they supply the animals with short chain fatty acids.

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Pronunciación: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
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