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lipo-, lip- (lip'ō, lip), Although only the pronunciation lĭp- is shown for this combining form in most words, the pronunciation līp- is also widely heard and is equally acceptable.
[G. lipos, fat]
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leipo-An obsolete root for:
(1) Fat; now lipo-;
(2) Lack, deficiency; now pauci- or hypo-.
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