Definition of hyperlipemia in US English:

hyperlipemia

(British hyperlipaemia)

noun

Medicine
  • another term for hyperlipidemia
    • ‘This research covered six areas of illness: tuberculosis, digestive disorders, ademonia, hyperlipemia, cardiac arrest and cancer.’
    • ‘Studies using transgenic manipulations of the dAkh gene demonstrated that AKH induced both hypertrehalosemia and hyperlipemia.’
    • ‘The new recommended dose of fenofibrate for the treatment of primary hypercholesterolemia or mixed hyperlipemia is 145 mg per day.’

Pronunciation

hyperlipemia

/ˌhīpərləˈpēmēə/