lipid

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English[edit]

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From French lipide.

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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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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lipid n (singular definite lipidet, plural indefinite lipider)

  1. (organic chemistry) lipid

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English, from French lipide.

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lipid f (genitive singular lipide, nominative plural lipidí)

  1. (organic chemistry) lipid

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Further reading[edit]

  • "lipid" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • lipid” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Swedish[edit]

lipid n

  1. (organic chemistry) lipid

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Declension of lipid 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lipid lipiden lipider lipiderna
Genitive lipids lipidens lipiders lipidernas

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