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cholemia

noun cho·le·mia
variants: or chiefly British

cholaemia

\kō-ˈlē-mē-ə\play

Medical Definition of cholemia

  1. :  the presence of excess bile in the blood usually indicative of liver disease

cholemic

or chiefly British

cholaemic

\-mik\play adjective

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