- glucose in the blood.
- the quantity or percentage of glucose in the blood.
Origin of blood sugar
First recorded in 1925–30
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Related Words for blood sugarglucose
- med the glucose concentration in the blood: the normal fasting value is between 3.9 and 5.6 mmol/l
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- The concentration of glucose in the blood, measured in milligrams of glucose per 100 milliliters of blood.
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- Sugar in the form of glucose in the blood. The concentration of blood sugar is measured in milligrams of glucose per 100 milliliters of blood.
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