[ am-fuh-fahyl ]
/ ˈæm fəˌfaɪl /
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any of many organic compounds, as a surfactant, detergent, bile salt, or phospholipid, composed of hydrophilic and hydrophobic portions.
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OTHER WORDS FROM amphiphileam·phi·phil·ic [am-fuh-fil-ik], /ˌæm fəˈfɪl ɪk/, adjective
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