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saturated fat

noun [C, U]
 
 
a fat found in meat, milk, and eggs, which is thought to be bad for your healthSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemicalFats and oils in food and cooking
Translations of “saturated fat”
in Chinese (Traditional) 飽和脂肪…
in Russian насыщенные жиры…
in Turkish doymuş yağ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 饱和脂肪…
in Polish tłuszcz nasycony, tłuszcze nasycone…
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