lip-

lip-

variant of lipo-1. before a vowel: lipectomy, libase, lipemia.
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lip-
 
combining form
a variant of lipo-

lipo- or (before a vowel) lip-
 
combining form
fat or fatty: lipoprotein
 
[from Greek lipos fat]
 
lip- or (before a vowel) lip-
 
combining form
 
[from Greek lipos fat]

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lip- pref.
Variant of lipo-.

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