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hypercholesterolemia

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An excess of cholesterol in the blood.
  • noun A familial disorder characterized by normal concentrations of serum triglycerides and by increased serum concentrations of cholesterol, phospholipids, and low-density lipoproteins.

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  • noun medicine An excess of cholesterol in the blood.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the presence of an abnormal amount of cholesterol in the cells and plasma of the blood; associated with the risk of atherosclerosis

Etymologies

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From hyper- + cholesterol + -emia.

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