sphingolipid

noun
sphin·​go·​lip·​id | \ ˌsfiŋ-gō-ˈlip-əd How to pronounce sphingolipid (audio) \

Medical Definition of sphingolipid

: any of a group of lipids (as sphingomyelins and cerebrosides) that yield sphingosine or one of its derivatives as one product of hydrolysis

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