lipoid definition

  • noun:
    • A lipid.
    • Any of various substances, such as for instance lecithin, that resemble fat.
    • A lipid or other material resembling fat
    • The fat of nerve-cells. It is made up mainly of cholesterol and lecithin.
    • an oily organic chemical insoluble in liquid but soluble in natural solvents; crucial architectural element of living cells (alongside proteins and carbs)
  • adjective:
    • Resembling fat; fatty.
    • related to fat
  • others:
    • obtaining the appearance of fat.

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