monounsaturate

[ mon-oh-uhn-sach-er-it ]
/ ˌmɒn oʊ ʌnˈsætʃ ər ɪt /

noun

a monounsaturated fat or fatty acid, as olive oil.

Nearby words

  1. monotrichous,
  2. monotriglyph,
  3. monotropy,
  4. monotype,
  5. monotypic,
  6. monounsaturated,
  7. monovalent,
  8. monovision,
  9. monovision lens,
  10. monoxenous

Origin of monounsaturate

mono- + unsaturate

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