eicosapentaenoic acid

[ ahy-koh-suh-pen-tuh-i-noh-ik, ahy-koh- ]
/ ˈaɪ koʊ səˌpɛn tə ɪˈnoʊ ɪk, ˌaɪ koʊ- /

noun Biochemistry.

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Origin of eicosapentaenoic acid

< Greek eikosa-, combining form of eíkosi twenty + penta- + -ene + -o- + -ic
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