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Definition of liposome noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

liposome

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈlɪpəsəʊm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlɪpəsoʊm//
 
; BrE BrE//ˈlaɪpəsəʊm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlaɪpəsoʊm//
 
 
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a very small bag formed of lipid molecules, used to carry a drug to a particular part of the body
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: liposome