squalene definition by Webster's New World
Origin: ; from Modern Latin Squalus, a genus of sharks (; from Classical Latin a kind of sea-fish: see whale) plush -ene
squalene definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: New Latin Squalus, shark genus (from its occurrence in the liver oil of sharks) (from Latin squalus, a sea fish) + -ene.
squalene - Science Definition