lipocyte

[ lip-uh-sahyt, lahy-puh- ]
/ ˈlɪp əˌsaɪt, ˈlaɪ pə- /

noun Anatomy.


Nearby words

  1. lipocele,
  2. lipocere,
  3. lipochondrodystrophy,
  4. lipochrome,
  5. lipocrit,
  6. lipodermoid,
  7. lipodystrophy,
  8. lipoedema,
  9. lipofibroma,
  10. lipofilling

Origin of lipocyte


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Medicine definitions for lipocyte

lipocyte

[ lĭpə-sīt′ ]

n.

A fat-storing stellate cell of the liver.

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