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Subject: Biotechnology
Afrikaans: mutant
Xhosa: imeyile
Subject: Grapevine morphology
Subject: Waste and waste management
Afrikaans: slikpomp
Xhosa: impompo yodaka
English - lipid noun
Subject: Biochemistry
an organic compound that is insoluble in water but soluble in nonpolar organic solvents, is oily to the touch, and together with carbohydrates and proteins constitute the principal structural material of living cells.
Afrikaans: lipied
selfstandige naamwoord
Onderwerp: Biochemie
'n organiese verbinding wat onoplosbaar is in water, maar oplosbaar in nie-polêre organiese oplosmiddels. Dit voel olierig, en tesame met koolhidrate en proteïene vorm dit die belangrikste boumateriaal van lewende selle.
Sinonieme: vetstof
Xhosa: iliphidi