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hyperprolinemia

noun hy·per·pro·lin·emia
variants: or chiefly British hyperprolinaemia play \-ˌprō-lə-ˈnē-mē-ə\

medical Definition of hyperprolinemia

: a hereditary metabolic disorder characterized by an abnormally high concentration of proline in the blood and often associated with mental retardation

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