Words nearby palmitin
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Palmitin exists in scales, which have a peculiar pearly appearance, and are greasy to the touch.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture|W. H. Simmons
Prepared from palmitin (see next article), by saponification, as stearic acid is prepared from stearin.
The protein of the yolk is chiefly in the form of ovovitellin, while the fats occur as palmitin, olein, and stearin.Dietetics for Nurses|Fairfax T. Proudfit
It contains about 60% of olein and 40% of palmitin and stearin.
A constituent formerly supposed to exist in solid fats, but now regarded as a mixture of stearin and palmitin.