Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Medium-chain fatty acids Heterocyclic fatty acids Glycerol ethers Tetrathianes Secondary carboxylic acid amides Organic disulfides Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Dialkyl ethers Carboxylic acids Organonitrogen compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Trialkylglycerol - Medium-chain fatty acid - Heterocyclic fatty acid - Glycerol ether - 1,2,4,5-tetrathiane - Fatty acyl - Fatty acid - Carboxamide group - Organic disulfide - Secondary carboxylic acid amide - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Ether - Dialkyl ether - Carboxylic acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organoheterocyclic compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Carbonyl group - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as trialkylglycerols. These are triradylglycerols that carry three chains attached to the glycerol moiety through ether linkages.