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polyunsaturate

noun [C usually plural, U] uk   /ˌpɒl.i.ʌnˈsæt.jʊ.rət/  us   /ˌpɑː.li-/
a type of fat found in some vegetable oils that is thought to be healthier than saturates (= fat from meat, milk, and cheese): This margarine is high in polyunsaturates.
Translations of “polyunsaturate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 多元不飽和脂肪酸…
in Chinese (Simplified) 多重不饱和脂肪酸…
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