lipoprotein

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noun li·po·pro·tein \ ˌlī-pō-ˈprō-ˌtēn , -ˈprō-tē-ən \

Definition of lipoprotein

:a conjugated protein that is a complex of protein and lipid — compare HDL, LDL, VLDL

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First Known Use of lipoprotein

1909


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lipoprotein

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noun li·po·pro·tein \ -ˈprō-ˌtēn , -ˈprōt-ē-ən \

medical Definition of lipoprotein

:any of a large class of conjugated proteins composed of a complex of protein and lipid — see hdl, ldl, vldl

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