[lip-uh-ree; Italian lee-pah-ree] /ˈlɪp ə ri; Italian ˈli pɑ ri/
a group of volcanic islands N of Sicily, belonging to Italy. 44 sq. mi. (114 sq. km).
a group of volcanic islands under Italian administration off the N coast of Sicily: remains that form a continuous record from Neolithic times. Chief town: Lipari. Pop: 10 554 (2001). Area: 114 sq km (44 sq miles) Also called Aeolian Islands Italian name Isole Eolie (ˈiːzole eˈɔːlje)
[lahy-peys, lip-eys] /ˈlaɪ peɪs, ˈlɪp eɪs/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of a class of enzymes that break down fats, produced by the liver, pancreas, and other digestive organs or by certain plants. /ˈlaɪpeɪs; ˈlɪpeɪs/ noun 1. any of a group of fat-digesting enzymes produced in the stomach, pancreas, and liver and also occurring widely in […]
[lip-shits] /ˈlɪp ʃɪts/ noun 1. Jacques [zhahk] /ʒɑk/ (Show IPA), 1891–1973, U.S. sculptor, born in Lithuania. /ˈlɪpʃɪts/ noun 1. Jacques (ʒɑːk). 1891–1973, US sculptor, born in Lithuania: he pioneered cubist sculpture
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[li-pek-tuh-mee, lahy-] /lɪˈpɛk tə mi, laɪ-/ noun, plural lipectomies. Surgery. 1. the surgical removal of fatty tissue. lipectomy lip·ec·to·my (lĭ-pěk’tə-mē, lī-) n. Excision of subcutaneous fatty tissue.