lipoid


1li·poid

adjective \ˈlī-ˌpid, ˈli-\

Definition of LIPOID

:  resembling fat

Variants of LIPOID

li·poid or li·poi·dal \lī-ˈpi-dəl, li-\

Origin of LIPOID

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1876

2lipoid

noun

Definition of LIPOID

:  lipid

Origin of LIPOID

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1906

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