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lipoid

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adjective li·poid \ˈlī-ˌpȯid, ˈli-\

Definition of lipoid

  1. :  resembling fat

Variants of lipoid

or

lipoidal

play \lī-ˈpȯi-dəl, li-\

Origin and Etymology of lipoid

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1876


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lipoid

noun li·poid

Definition of lipoid

  1. :  lipid

Origin and Etymology of lipoid

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1906


Medical Dictionary

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lipoid

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adjective li·poid \ˈlip-ˌȯid, ˈlīp-\

Medical Definition of lipoid

  1. :  resembling fat

Variants of lipoid

or

lipoidal

\li-ˈpȯid-əl\play

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lipoid

noun li·poid

Medical Definition of lipoid

  1. :  lipid


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