Lipophil

Lipophilic means oil- attractive. Lipophilic substances are soluable in oil. Lipophilic substances are wetted by oil. A substance which is lipophilic and hydrophilic is designates amphiphilic.

Lipophobic is the opposite of lipophilic.

 

 

 

lipophil
A surface which is lipophilic is wetted by non polar fluids (Oil).