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lipidnoun [C]

uk   /ˈlɪp.ɪd/  us   /ˈlɪp.ɪd/ specialized
a substance such as a fat, oil, or wax that dissolves in alcohol but not in water and is an important part of living cells
(Definition of lipid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lipidnoun [C]

 /ˈlɪp·ɪd/
biology a substance that is an important part of living cells, mainly in the form of fat or oil
(Definition of lipid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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