lipophage

noun

li·​po·​phage ˈlip-ə-ˌfāj How to pronounce lipophage (audio) ˈlīp- How to pronounce lipophage (audio)
: a cell (as a phagocyte) that takes up fat

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“Lipophage.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lipophage. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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