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gemfibrozil

noun gem·fi·bro·zil \jem-ˈfī-brə-(ˌ)zil, -ˈfi-\

Definition of GEMFIBROZIL

:  a drug C15H22O3 that regulates blood serum lipids and is used especially to lower the levels of triglycerides and increase the levels of HDLs
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Origin of GEMFIBROZIL

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1976
Medical Dictionary

gemfibrozil

noun gem·fi·bro·zil \jem-ˈfī-brə-(ˌ)zil, -ˈfib-rə-\

Medical Definition of GEMFIBROZIL

:  a drug C15H22O3 that regulates blood serum lipids and is used especially to lower the levels of triglycerides and increase the levels of HDLs in the treatment of hyperlipidemia—see lopid

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