lipid

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lipid (plural lipids)

  1. (organic chemistry) Any of a group of organic compounds including the fats, oils, waxes, sterols, and triglycerides. Lipids are characterized by being insoluble in water, and account for most of the fat present in the human body. They are, however, soluble in nonpolar organic solvents.

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lipid needs gender

  1. (organic chemistry) lipid

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lipid f (genitive lipide)

  1. (organic chemistry) lipid

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lipid n

  1. (organic chemistry) lipid

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