cholesterolemia

noun
cho·​les·​ter·​ol·​emia | \ kə-ˌles-tə-rə-ˈlē-mē-ə How to pronounce cholesterolemia (audio) \
variants: also cholesteremia \ -​tə-​ˈrē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce cholesteremia (audio) \ or chiefly British cholesterolaemia also cholesteraemia

Medical Definition of cholesterolemia

: the presence of cholesterol in the blood

Comments on cholesterolemia

What made you want to look up cholesterolemia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

concealment of treason or felony

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!