proteolipid

noun
pro·​teo·​lip·​id | \ -ˈlip-əd How to pronounce proteolipid (audio) \
variants: also proteolipide \ -​ˈlip-​ˌīd How to pronounce proteolipid (audio) \

Medical Definition of proteolipid

: any of a class of proteins that contain a considerable percentage of lipid and are soluble in lipids and insoluble in water

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“Proteolipid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/proteolipid. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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