archaeol

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Etymology[edit]

Archaea +‎ -ol; the archaeols are Archaea homologues of diacylglycerols.

Noun[edit]

archaeol (countable and uncountable, plural archaeols)

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  1. (organic chemistry) Di-O-phytanylglycerol, a double ether of sn-1-glycerol where positions 2 and 3 are bound to phytanyl residues.

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