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lip·o·some  audio  (lp-sm, lp-) KEY 

NOUN:
An artificial microscopic vesicle consisting of an aqueous core enclosed in one or more phospholipid layers, used to convey vaccines, drugs, enzymes, or other substances to target cells or organs.


OTHER FORMS:
lipo·somal(Adjective)


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