glycolipid

noun
gly·co·lip·id | \ˌglī-kō-ˈli-pəd \

Definition of glycolipid 

: a lipid (such as a ganglioside or a cerebroside) that contains a carbohydrate radical

First Known Use of glycolipid

1936, in the meaning defined above

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glycolipid

noun
gly·co·lip·id | \ˌglī-kō-ˈlip-əd \

Medical Definition of glycolipid 

: a lipid (as a ganglioside or a cerebroside) that contains a carbohydrate radical

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