[lahyp-oh-pol-ee-sak-uh-rahyd, -rid, lahy-poh-]
- any of a class of polysaccharides to which lipids are attached.
Origin of lipopolysaccharide
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- Any of a group of polysaccharides in which a lipid constitutes a portion of the molecule.
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