What is another word for lipid?
A common term is fatty-acid.
No. Lipid is neither a good nor a bad cholesterol, but cholesterol is a type of lipid. Lipids is another word for "fats." They are made of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen. They include fatty acids, neutral fats, wax and steroids. They are organic compounds which, along with proteins and carbohydrates, constitute the chief components of living cells. Lipids are stored in the body and is a source of fuel and energy.