Synonyms

1. lipoprotein

noun. ['ˌlɪpəˈproʊtiːn'] a conjugated protein having a lipid component; the principal means for transporting lipids in the blood.

Synonyms

  • conjugated protein
  • low-density lipoprotein
  • HDL
  • LDL
  • alpha-lipoprotein
  • compound protein
  • high-density lipoprotein
  • VLDL
  • very low density lipoprotein

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How do you pronounce lipoprotein?

Pronounce lipoprotein as ˌlɪpəˈproʊtin.

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Sentences with lipoprotein


1. Noun, singular or mass
Very-low-density lipoprotein is considered neither bad nor good.

2. Adjective
The density of a lipoprotein depends on the relative amounts of lipid and protein in the particles.

2. beta-lipoprotein

noun. a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood; composed of moderate amount of protein and a large amount of cholesterol; high levels are thought to be associated with increased risk of coronary heart disease and atherosclerosis.

Synonyms

  • LDL
  • LDL cholesterol
  • lipoprotein

3. alpha-lipoprotein

noun. a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood; composed of a high proportion of protein and relatively little cholesterol; high levels are thought to be associated with decreased risk of coronary heart disease and atherosclerosis.

Synonyms

  • HDL cholesterol
  • lipoprotein
  • high-density lipoprotein
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