Definition of mucolipidosis in English:

mucolipidosis

Pronunciation /mjuːkəʊˌlɪpɪˈdəʊsɪs/

noun

Pathology
  • Any of various hereditary diseases affecting metabolism in which the accumulation of mucolipids in tissue produces clinical abnormalities similar to those of the mucopolysaccharidoses.

Origin

1970s. From muco- + lipidosis, probably after mucolipid.