Definition of "vaccenic" [vaccenic]
- (adjective) Of or pertaining to vaccenic acid or its derivatives
Use "vaccenic" in a sentence
- "In addition, trans-vaccenic acid trans11-C18 : 1, TVA which originates from linoleic and linolenic acid plays an important role as precursor of rumenic acid."
- "University of Alberta researcher Flora Wang found that a diet with enriched levels of trans vaccenic ..."
- "In both studies, some 60 to 80% of the animal trans consisted not of CLA but of vaccenic acid (trans-11 18: 1), a trans fatty acid also found in partially hydrogenated industrial fats."