Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to heptadecanoic acid or its derivatives; margaric

Etymologies

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heptadecane +‎ -oic

Examples

  • Our proposed method, the 'Malabsorption Blood Test' utilizes two naturally occurring fats: Pentadecanoic fatty acid (PA) and Triheptadecanoin (THA), a triglyceride containing three heptadecanoic acids (HA), as markers of dietary fat absorption.

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