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linoleate Line breaks: lino|le¦ate
Pronunciation: /ˈlɪnəlɪeɪt/

Definition of linoleate in English:


A salt or ester of linoleic acid.
Example sentences
  • The main fatty acids labelled were palmitate, oleate, linoleate, and linolenate.
  • The contribution reflects the compensation of the negative charges of the linoleate by the positive ions and by the changed orientational behavior of the headgroup dipole.
  • They would thus be able to promote the negative surface charge originally caused by the linoleate molecules.
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