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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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With Limit Method As Under 1- Mono Glyceride Content- 0.
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All these fatty acids undergo isomerization, oxidation, polymerization and decomposition during heating and the degree of transformation through these processes depend on the stability of the unsaturated fatty acids in the glyceride molecules [1-5].
However, direct exposure to sunlight caused decomposition of glyceride in the oil and thus resulted in a most significant influence on the acid value of the oil samples.
47 metabolites were found as potential biomarkers and indicated Ml would lead to disturbed metabolism due to inflammation, oxidative stress and structural damage; while GBE could effectively restore fatty acid, sphingolipid, phosphoglyceride, glyceride, amino acid and energy metabolism, closely related to its antioxidant, PAF antagonist and hypolipidemic properties.
Plasma total cholesterol, total glyceride, low density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), leptin, and glucose levels were significantly decreased after treatment with T occidentalis, [alpha]-thujone, or reference buserelin acetate, when compared to the control group.
This was in accordance with the results of [20] who reported that increasing the reaction time from 2 to 4 hr, no significant effect on the glyceride conversion was observed.