Lipo- - definition of lipo- by The Free Dictionary
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lipo- or lip-
1. Fat; fatty; fatty tissue: lipolysis.
2. Lipid: lipoprotein.
lipo- or before a vowel
fat or fatty: lipoprotein.
[from Greek lipos fat]
Li Po (ˈli ˈpoʊ, ˈboʊ)
A.D. 701?–762, Chinese poet of the T'ang dynasty. Also called Li Tai Po.
a combining form meaning “fat,” “lipid”: lipolysis.
[comb. form representing Greek lípos fat]
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I could have gone and lipo-
suctioned my whole body for that and wouldn't have had to go through the agonies of starvation
A BAR of soap made from fat pumped from Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi after he had lipo-
suction is up for sale for pounds 10,000.
There have been days when I've received hundreds of calls from people asking about Lipo-