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cholesterosis

noun cho·les·ter·o·sis \ kə-ˌles-tə-ˈrō-səs \

medical Definition of cholesterosis

plural cholesteroses play \-ˌsēz\
:abnormal deposition of cholesterol (as in blood vessels or the gallbladder)

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