Lipophilic

Science / Chemistry / Lipophilic: Refers to a substance's solubility in fat. Lipophilicity can be measured by shaking the substance with a two-phase mixture of water and 1-octanol and observing the final concentrations of the substance in the two layers. Lipophilic substances will move into the 1-octanol layer, while hydrophilic substances stay in the water.

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