lipophilic

[lip-uh-fil-ik, lahy-puh-]
adjective Physical Chemistry.
1.
having a strong affinity for lipids.
2.
promoting the dissolvability or absorbability of lipids.

Origin:
1945–50; lipo-1 + -philic

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lipophilic or lipotropic (ˌlɪpəʊˈfɪlɪk, ˌlɪpəʊˈtrɒpɪk, ˌlaɪ-)
 
adj
chem having an affinity for lipids
 
lipotropic or lipotropic
 
adj

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Once they'd narrowed their choices to a couple of dozen compounds, they tried to find those that were lipophilic--fat loving.
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