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In biology, lipid is a loosely defined term for substances of biological origin that are soluble in nonpolar solvents. It comprises a group of naturally occurring ...

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Oct 9, 2012 ... Lipids are molecules that contain hydrocarbons and make up the building blocks of the structure and function of living cells. Examples of lipids ...

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Lipids. The lipids are a large and diverse group of naturally occurring organic compounds that are related by their solubility in nonpolar organic solvents (e.g. ...

www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/macromolecules/lipids/v/lipid-overview

Types of lipids including fats, waxes, steroids and phospholipids.

www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/macromolecules/lipids/a/lipids

Overview of lipids, covering fats and oils, saturated and unsaturated fats, triglycerides (triacylglycerols), phospholipids, and steroids.

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(Please see the various meanings of Fat.) Lipids can be more formally defined as substances such as a fat, oil or wax that dissolves in alcohol but not in water.

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Jul 25, 2013 ... Definitions. Although lipid analyst tend to have a firm understanding of what is meant by the term "lipid", there is no widely-accepted definition.

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Lipid definition, any of a group of organic compounds that are greasy to the touch , insoluble in water, and soluble in alcohol and ether: lipids comprise the fats ...

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Lipids focuses on excellent orginal articles, rapid communications and communications as well as invited reviews in the general area of lipid research, including ...

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Aug 19, 2015 ... lipid: any of a diverse group of organic compounds including fats, oils, hormones, and certain components of membranes that are grouped ...