What does polyunsaturated fatty acid mean?

Definitions for polyunsaturated fatty acid
polyun·sat·u·rat·ed fat·ty acid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. polyunsaturated fatty acid(noun)

    an unsaturated fatty acid whose carbon chain has more than one double or triple valence bond per molecule; found chiefly in fish and corn and soybean oil and safflower oil


  1. polyunsaturated fatty acid(Noun)

    a fatty acid, such as arachidonic acid, that contains two or more carbon to carbon double bonds


  1. Polyunsaturated fatty acid

    Polyunsaturated fatty acids are fatty acids that contain more than one double bond in their backbone. This class includes many important compounds, such as essential fatty acids and those that give drying oils their characteristic property. Polyunsaturated fatty acids can be classified in various groups by their chemical structure:


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of polyunsaturated fatty acid in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of polyunsaturated fatty acid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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  • aigéad sailleach polai-neamhsháithitheIrish
  • meervoudig onverzadigde vetzurenDutch

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