[ hī′pər-prō′lə-nē′mē-ə ]
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A hereditary metabolic disorder characterized by elevated proline concentrations in the blood and by urinary excretion of proline, hydroxyproline, and glycine.
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Which of the following words means “to make a crackling sound; crackle”?
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