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Definition of lipoprotein noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

lipoprotein

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈlɪpəprəʊtiːn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlɪpəproʊtiːn//
 
; BrE BrE//ˈlaɪpəprəʊtiːn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlaɪpəproʊtiːn//
 
(biology)
 
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a protein that combines with a lipid and carries it to another part of the body in the blood
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lipoprotein