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An ester formed between one or more fatty acids and glycerol. Glycerides are found in plant oils and animal fats.


(Chemistry) any fatty-acid ester of glycerol


(ˈglɪs əˌraɪd, -ər ɪd)

an ester of glycerol and a fatty acid. Compare triglyceride.
[1860–65; glycer (in) + -ide]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glyceride - an ester of glycerol and fatty acids that occurs naturally as fats and fatty oilsglyceride - an ester of glycerol and fatty acids that occurs naturally as fats and fatty oils; "fresh fats contain glycerides of fatty acids and very little free acid"
animal oil - any oil obtained from animal substances
fat - a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat"
triglyceride - glyceride occurring naturally in animal and vegetable tissues; it consists of three individual fatty acids bound together in a single large molecule; an important energy source forming much of the fat stored by the body
glyceryl ester - an ester of glycerol
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The analysis time of the glycerides was approximately half an hour to confirm their complete elution.
The transesterification was conducted near the boiling point of the alcohol because above the boiling point, presence of alkaline catalyst causes the glycerides to saponificate fast before the process completes [17].
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