polyenoic acid pol·y·e·no·ic acid (pŏl’ē-ē-nō’ĭk)
Any of various fatty acids having more than one double bond in the carbon chain, as in linoleic acid.
polyergic pol·y·er·gic (pŏl’ē-ûr’jĭk) adj. Capable of acting in several different ways.
[pol-ee-es-ter, pol-ee-es-ter] /ˈpɒl iˌɛs tər, ˌpɒl iˈɛs tər/ noun 1. Chemistry. a polymer in which the monomer units are linked together by the group –COO–, usually formed by polymerizing a polyhydric alcohol with a polybasic acid: used chiefly in the manufacture of resins, plastics, and textile fibers. 2. Also called poly. a fabric made from […]
polyesthesia pol·y·es·the·sia (pŏl’ē-ĭs-thē’zhə) n. A disorder of sensation in which a single touch or other stimulus is felt as several.
[pol-ee-es-truh s] /ˌpɒl iˈɛs trəs/ adjective 1. having several estrus cycles annually or during a breeding season. polyestrous pol·y·es·trous (pŏl’ē-ěs’trəs) adj. Ovulating more than once a year.