lipemic

lipemia

[li-pee-mee-uh, lahy-]
noun Medicine/Medical.
excessive amounts of fat and fatty substances in the blood; hyperlipemia.
Also, lipaemia.


Origin:
1745–55; < Neo-Latin lipaemia. See lip-, -emia

lipemic, lipaemic, adjective
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lipemia li·pe·mi·a (lĭ-pē'mē-ə)
n.
An excess of fat or lipids in the blood. Also called hyperlipemia, hyperlipidemia, lipidemia.

lipemic li·pe·mic (lĭ-pē'mĭk)
adj.
Relating to lipemia.

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