lipid proteinosis n.
An inherited lipid metabolism disorder characterized by deposits of a protein-lipid complex on the labial mucosa and sublingual and faucial areas, and by papillomatous eyelid lesions.
[lip-id, lahy-pid] /ˈlɪp ɪd, ˈlaɪ pɪd/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of a group of organic compounds that are greasy to the touch, insoluble in water, and soluble in alcohol and ether: lipids comprise the fats and other esters with analogous properties and constitute, with proteins and carbohydrates, the chief structural components of living cells. /ˈlaɪpɪd; […]
[lip-i-tawr] /ˈlɪp ɪˌtɔr/ Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand of .
1911, from Lipizza, home of the former Austrian Imperial Stud; term used to designate horses originally bred there. The city is modern-day Lipica near Trieste in Slovenia (Lipizza is the Italian form of the name).
[lip-it-sah-ner] /ˌlɪp ɪtˈsɑ nər/ noun 1. . [lip-it-sah-ner] /ˌlɪp ɪtˈsɑ nər/ noun 1. one of a breed of compact, finely shaped, usually gray or white horses developed at the Austrian Imperial Stud and used generally in dressage exhibitions. /ˌlɪpɪtˈsɑːnə/ noun 1. a breed of riding and carriage horse used by the Spanish Riding School in […]