liposis


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Related to liposis: laser lipolysis
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li·po·sis

n. obesidad, acumulación excesiva de grasa en el cuerpo.
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Nevertheless, in ruminants some transformations may happen in the lipids of the diet, affecting the composition and the composition of the fatty acids that reach the duodenum, being these changes due to the process of liposis and biohydrogenation, mainly (Oliveira et al.
Harfoot and Hazlewood (1997) observed that the replacement of the fibre in diet by carbohydrate of rapid ruminal degradation resulted in reduction of liposis and biohydrogenation rates, suggesting action of cellulolytic microorganisms upon the biohydrogenation process.