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Unformatted text preview: Oils, Fats, and Waxes, are lipids containing, only carbon, hydrogen, and nitrogen Lipids are diverse in structure and serve in a variety of functions o Energy storage o Waterproofing o Call and organelle membranes o Hormones Long term energy storage Fat solidity is due to single or double carbon bonds o Fats that are solid at room temperature are saturated fat o Fats that are liquid at room temperature are unsaturated Waxes are composed of long hu...
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- Spring '07