phosphoaminolipid

noun
phos·​pho·​ami·​no·​lipid
variants: or less commonly phosphoaminolipide \ ¦fä(ˌ)sfōəˌmēnō , -​sfōˌamə(ˌ)nō+ \

Definition of phosphoaminolipid

: a phospholipid containing a nitrogen base

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History and Etymology for phosphoaminolipid

phosph- + amino + lipid, lipide

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“Phosphoaminolipid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phosphoaminolipid. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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