lipolysis


li·pol·y·sis

noun \lī-ˈpä-lə-səs, li-\

Definition of LIPOLYSIS

:  the hydrolysis of fat
li·po·lyt·ic \ˌlī-pə-ˈli-tik, ˌli-\ adjective

Origin of LIPOLYSIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1903

li·pol·y·sis

noun \li-ˈpäl-ə-səs, lī-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural li·pol·y·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of LIPOLYSIS

: the hydrolysis of fat
li·po·lyt·ic \ˌlip-ə-ˈlit-ik, ˌlīp-\ adjective

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