[ trahy-oh-lee-in ]
/ traɪˈoʊ li ɪn /
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Words nearby triolein
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Example sentences from the Web for triolein
According to Oudemans it consists of 63% triolein and 37% tripalmin and tristearin; it is not poisonous.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines|T. H. Pardo de Tavera
Olein (Triolein) is an odourless, colourless, tasteless oil, which rapidly absorbs oxygen and becomes rancid.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture|W. H. Simmons
British Dictionary definitions for triolein
/ (traɪˈəʊlɪɪn) /
a naturally occurring glyceride of oleic acid, found in fats and oils. Formula: (C 17 H 33 COO) 3 C 3 H 5Also called: olein
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