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British Dictionary definitions for HDL

HDL

abbreviation for
high-density lipoprotein
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Scientific definitions for HDL

HDL

Abbreviation of high-density lipoprotein
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Cultural definitions for HDL

HDL

An abbreviation for high-density lipoprotein, molecules that remove cholesterol from the bloodstream and carry it to the liver.

notes for HDL

HDLs are often called “good” cholesterol.
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