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lipoid

 [lip´oid]
1. fatlike.
2. lipid.

lip·oid

(lip'oyd),
1. Resembling fat.
2. Former term for lipid.
Synonym(s): adipoid
[lipo- + G. eidos, appearance]

lipoid

/lip·oid/ (lip´oid) fatlike.

lipoid

(lĭp′oid′, lī′poid′)
n.
1. A lipid.
2. Any of various substances, such as lecithin, that resemble fat.
adj. also lipoidal (lĭ-poid′l, lī-)
Resembling fat; fatty.

lipoid

[lip′oid]
resembling a lipid.

lipoid

An older term for:
adjective Lipid-like, fat-like;

noun Lipid, see there.

lip·oid

(lip'oyd)
1. Resembling fat.
2. Former term for lipid.
Synonym(s): adipoid.
[lipo- + G. eidos, appearance]

lipoid

any substance with fat-like properties including true FATS, STEROIDS and LIPINS.

lip·oid

(lip'oyd)
1. Resembling fat.
2. Former term for lipid.
Synonym(s): adipoid.
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