adjective see lipolysis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lipolytic — |līpə|lid.ik, |li adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary lip + lytic : of, relating to, causing, or resulting from lipolysis lipase is a lipolytic enzyme …   Useful english dictionary

  • lipolytic — See lipolysis. * * * …   Universalium

  • lipolytic — adjective Of or pertaining to lipolysis …   Wiktionary

  • lipolytic — Relating to or causing lipolysis. SYN: lipoclastic. * * * lip·o·lyt·ic (lip″o litґik) 1. pertaining to or characterized by lipolysis. 2. causing lipolysis …   Medical dictionary

  • lipolytic — adj. pertaining to lipolysis, of the breakdown of fat (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lipolytic — li·po·lyt·ic …   English syllables

  • lipolytic digestion — the splitting of fat into fatty acid and glycerol; cf. lipolysis …   Medical dictionary

  • lipolytic hormones — hormones that promote the degradation of triacylglycerols to diacylglycerols, monoacylglycerols, glycerols, and fatty acids; they include the catecholamines, glucagon, growth hormone, and (in high levels only) corticotropin and thyroid… …   Medical dictionary

  • fat-mobilizing hormones — lipolytic h s …   Medical dictionary

  • Lipasen — Enzymklassifikation EC, Kategorie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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