eicosanoid ei·co·sa·noid (ī-kō’sə-noid’)
Any of the physiologically active substances derived from arachidonic acid, including the prostaglandins, leukotrienes, and thromboxanes.
[ahy-koh-suh-pen-tuh-i-noh-ik, ahy-koh-] /ˈaɪ koʊ səˌpɛn tə ɪˈnoʊ ɪk, ˌaɪ koʊ-/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. .
[ahy-dos, ey-] /ˈaɪ dɒs, ˈeɪ-/ noun, plural eide [ahy-dee, ey-dey] /ˈaɪ di, ˈeɪ deɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. the formal content of a culture, encompassing its system of ideas, criteria for interpreting experience, etc. Advanced Technology Attachment Interface with Extensions enhanced integrated drive electronics
[ahy-der] /ˈaɪ dər/ noun 1. . 2. . /ˈaɪdə/ noun 1. any of several sea ducks of the genus Somateria, esp S. mollissima, and related genera, which occur in the N hemisphere. The male has black and white plumage, and the female is the source of eiderdown n. 1743, from German Eider or Dutch eider, […]
[ahy-der-doun] /ˈaɪ dərˌdaʊn/ noun 1. , or soft feathers, from the breast of the female . 2. a heavy quilt or comforter, especially one filled with eiderdown. 3. a warm, lightweight knitted or woven fabric of wool, cotton, or man-made fibers, napped on one or both sides, used for sleepwear, infants’ clothing, etc. /ˈaɪdəˌdaʊn/ noun […]