phosphatidylcholine

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Related to Lysophospatidylcholine: lysolecithin

phos·pha·ti·dyl·cho·line

 (fŏs′fə-tīd′l-kō′lēn′)
n.
Any of a class of phospholipids that contain a choline group and are a major component of cell membranes. Also called lecithin.

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phosphatidylcholine

(ˌfɒsfətɪdaɪlˈkəʊliːn)
n
(Biochemistry) the systematic name for lecithin
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