antihyperlipidemic

adjective
an·​ti·​hy·​per·​lip·​id·​emic
variants: or chiefly British antihyperlipidaemic \ -​ˌhī-​pər-​ˌlip-​əd-​ˈē-​mik How to pronounce antihyperlipidaemic (audio) \

Medical Definition of antihyperlipidemic

: acting to prevent or counteract the accumulation of lipids in the blood an antihyperlipidemic drug

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“Antihyperlipidemic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/antihyperlipidemic. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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