Fat hydrocarbon chains question

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gotzmlk
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Considering that fats have long hydrocarbon chains, what do theses terms mean when applied to fats


does this mean the the longer the hydrocarbon chain is the more space t will occupy. Im not sure can i have some help
 

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garytse86
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doesn't that just mean it gets more hydrophobic?
 

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