Mixed Glyceride

Science / Chemistry / Mixed Glyceride: A diglyceride or triglyceride that contains more than one type of fatty acid connected to glycerol via an ester linkage. Natural oils and fats usually contain several different mixed glycerides.

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Mixed Noun Synonyms: confused, muddled, varied, various, diverse, conflicting, contradictory, opposing, clashing, opposite
Mixed Verb Synonyms: hybrid, half-bred, mongrel, interbred, cross-bred, impure, tainted, adulterated
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Mixed Metaphor

Life Style / Poetry / Mixed Metaphor: two awkwardly-yoked metaphors, such as 'kicking the spurs of zeal on the road to Abraham's bosom.' MORE

Mixed Media

Life Style / Painting / Mixed Media: One or more medium used in the same picture. Thus pastel and ink, pastel and water-colour, tempera and water-colour, etc. MORE

Mixed Precipitation

Science / Weather / Mixed Precipitation: Any of the following combinations of freezing and frozen precipitation: snow and sleet, snow and freezing rain, or sleet alone. Rain may also be present. MORE

Mixed-Use Developments (MUDS)

Business / Real Estate / Mixed-Use Developments (MUDS): MUDs combine office space, stores, theaters and apartment units in a single community. MUDs usually contain and offer laundry facilities, restaurants, food stores, valet shops, beauty parlors, barbers MORE

Triglyceride

Science / Chemistry / Triglyceride: A triglyceride is an ester of glycerol and three fatty acids. Most animal fats are composed primarily of triglycerides. In the structures below, the fatty acids attached to the glycerol are represente MORE

Ready Mixed Concrete

Business / Construction / Ready Mixed Concrete: Concrete mixed at a plant or in trucks en route to a job and delivered ready for placement. MORE

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