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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An oily organic compound insoluble in water but soluble in organic solvents.

Usage examples (33)
  • I thought I might exploit lateral diffusion in lipid layers for the purpose.
  • Hemolysis, jaundice, changes in lipid profile, oxidative stress, renal dysfunction and death
  • I chose Hanahan as my thesis advisor and became immersed in lipid chemistry, particularly in the metabolism of phospholipids.
  • Three years ago,my brother-in-law was started on a brand name lipid lowering medications. for more
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