a combining form meaning “fat,” used in the formation of compound words:
a combining form meaning “lacking,” “leaving,” used in the formation of compound words:
(informal) short for liposuction
fat or fatty: lipoprotein
word-forming element meaning “fat” (n.), from Greek lipo-, comb. form of lipos “fat” (n.), from PIE root *leip- “to stick, adhere,” also used to form words for “fat,” see leave (v.)).
lipo- or lip-
Fat; fatty; fatty tissue: lipolysis.
- Li Po
[lee poh; Chinese lee baw] /ˈli ˈpoʊ; Chinese ˈli ˈbɔ/ noun 1. a.d. 701?–762, Chinese poet of the Tang dynasty. /ˈliː ˈtaɪ ˈpəʊ/ noun 1. ?700–762 ad, Chinese poet. His lyrics deal mostly with wine, nature, and women and are remarkable for their imagery
lipoarthritis lip·o·ar·thri·tis (lĭp’ō-är-thrī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the periarticular fatty tissues of the knee.
lipoate lip·o·ate (lĭp’ō-āt’) n. A salt or ester of lipoic acid.
lipoatrophy lip·o·at·ro·phy (lĭp’ō-āt’rə-fē) n. The loss of subcutaneous fat.