lipocentric etymology

English word lipocentric comes from English -centric, English lipo- ((biochemistry) lipids.. Fat.)

Detailed word origin of lipocentric

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-centric English (eng) Having a specified number of centres. Having a specified object at the centre, or as the focus of attention.
lipo- English (eng) (biochemistry) lipids.. Fat.
lipocentric English (eng) (medicine) Having a focus on lipids as the cause of a condition (to the exclusion of other factors).

Words with the same origin as lipocentric

Descendants of -centric
Afrocentrically Americentric Christocentric Danocentric Hibernocentric Scotocentric Swedocentric acrocentric androcentric autocentric ciscentric cybercentric egocentric endocentricity excentric heterocentric holocentric idiocentric jovicentric matricentric metrocentric nucleocentric omphalocentric somatocentric
Descendants of lipo-
high-density lipoprotein lipectomy lipemia lipin lipoapoptosis lipoblastoma lipodepsipeptide lipofuscin lipogenesis lipogenic lipoglycan lipohyperplasia lipomelanic lipometry lipooligosaccharide lipoperoxidation lipophilicity lipoplex lipopolymer lipoprotein liposculpture liposuction lipoteichoic lipoteichoic acid monolipopeptide