margarin




Definitions of margarin
  1. noun

    a spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter

    synonyms:
    margarine, marge, oleo, oleomargarine
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    types:

    stick

    a rectangular quarter pound block of butter or margarine
    type of:

    paste, spread

    a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes

  2. noun

    a glyceryl ester of margaric acid

    synonyms:
    glycerol trimargarate
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    type of:

    glyceryl ester

    an ester of glycerol

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