Glyceride vs Oilfish - What's the difference?

glyceride | oilfish |


As nouns the difference between glyceride and oilfish

is that glyceride is while oilfish is a snake mackerel, ruvettus pretiosus , having a high content of wax esters instead of glyceride oils.

glyceride

Noun

(en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) An ester of glycerol and one or more fatty acid; they are the major constituents of lipids.
  • Derived terms

    *monoglyceride *diglyceride *triglyceride

    See also

    *glycerolipid *phospholipid

    oilfish

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia oilfish) (en-noun)
  • A snake mackerel, Ruvettus pretiosus , having a high content of wax esters instead of glyceride oils