What is another word for lipid?16 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ l_ˈɪ_p_ɪ_d], [ lˈɪpɪd], [ lˈɪpɪd]
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Definition for Lipid:
- Any of a variety of oily or greasy organic compounds found as major structural components of living cells; they are insoluble in water but soluble in organic solvents such as alcohol and ether, and include the common fats, cholesterol and other steroids, phospholipids, sphingolipids, waxes, and fatty acids; some of the lipids, together with proteins and carbohydrates, form an essential structural component of living cells, as in the cell walls and membranes. The term lipid refers to its solubility in nonpolar solvents, and has no significance with regard to chemical structure.
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Proper noun, singular
Noun, singular or mass
Homophones for Lipid:
- live with, libido, lobated, live out, Laputa, livid, leap day, lobotidae, lifeboat, lipide, lipped, lopid, live body, layabout, lapidate, lefty, livedo, laffite, lividity, lepadidae, low-fat diet, lily pad, lobate, lie-abed, La Fayette, lepiota, lafitte, leaf fat, lobito, lilliput, live up to, leaved, left, lophiidae, labiate, left-eyed, lepidote, labiatae, lifted, lie about, leafed, levity, lofty, Levite, lobed, levitate, leaf beet, lappet, lobata, lafayette, leap out, loved, leave out, leaf bud, lift out, lift, looped, love bite, lipoid, loft.