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liposarcoma lip·o·sar·co·ma (lĭp’ō-sär-kō’mə)
A malignant tumor consisting chiefly of immature, anaplastic lipoblasts of varying sizes usually occurring in association with a rich network of capillaries. Also called lipoblastoma.


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