[lip-muh n] /ˈlɪp mən/
Fritz Albert, 1899–1986, U.S. biochemist, born in Germany: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1953.
Lipmann Lip·mann (lĭp’mən), Fritz Albert. 1899-1986.
German-born American biochemist. He shared a 1953 Nobel Prize for studies of metabolic processes.
- Lip microphone
noun 1. a microphone designed and shaped to be held close to the mouth, for use in noisy environments
- Lip mover
noun phrase A dull and stupid person; blockhead: between those countless millions of lip-movers and the minuscule audience for better novels [1980s+; fr the habit of uneducated or dull people of moving their lips while reading to themselves]
noun, Furniture. 1. a bead surrounding the opening of a drawer.
1. a combining form meaning “fat,” used in the formation of compound words: lipolysis. 1. a combining form meaning “lacking,” “leaving,” used in the formation of compound words: lipography. /ˈlɪpəʊ; ˈlaɪpəʊ/ noun 1. (informal) short for liposuction combining form 1. fat or fatty: lipoprotein word-forming element meaning “fat” (n.), from Greek lipo-, comb. form of […]