alpha (alpha)-linolenic acid

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al·pha (α)-li·no·len·ic ac·id

(al'fă lin'ō-lē'nik as'id)
One of the omega-3 fatty acids, having the chemical designation: all-cis-9,12,15-octadecatrienoic acid or 18:3 (n-3).