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trans-fat

or trans fat

[trans-fat]
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noun
  1. trans-fatty acid.
  2. trans-fatty acids collectively.
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Origin of trans-fat

1980–85; shortening of trans-fatty acid
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trans fat in Science

trans fat

[trăns]
  1. A fat containing trans fatty acids.
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