[ al-fuh pahr-ti-kuh l ]
/ ˈæl fə ˌpɑr tɪ kəl /
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The Wittiest Vegan Names For Animal-alternativesWe know the word vegan came about in the 1800s, but what about the other terms that relate to veganism? Let's take a look at what vegans call their versions of animal products and where they came up with the names. Note: These may not be the most popular names for these vegan items, but they're definitely the most entertaining.
- alpha-linolenic acid,
- alpha-naphthyl group,
- alpha-stannic acid,
Origin of alpha-particle scattering
First recorded in 1900–05
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