phospholipid

phospholipid
phospholipid or phospholipide [fäs΄fō lip′īd΄fäs΄fō lip′id]
n.
[ PHOSPHO- + LIPID]
any of a group of lipids that contain a phosphate ester as part of the structure and yield on hydrolysis phosphoric acid, an alcohol, fatty acid, and a nitrogenous base: found in all living cells

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