fat or fatty: lipolysis
also, before a vowel, lip-
Origin of lipo-; from Classical Greek lipos, fat ; from Indo-European an unverified form leip-: see leave
- Fat; fatty; fatty tissue: lipolysis.
- Lipid: lipoprotein.
Origin of lipo-From Greek lipos, fat; see leip- in Indo-European roots. Sense 2, from lipid.
- (informal) liposuction