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Biochemistry.

low-density lipoprotein.

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British Dictionary definitions for LDL

LDL

abbreviation for

low-density lipoprotein
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Medical definitions for LDL

LDL

abbr.

low-density lipoprotein
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Scientific definitions for LDL

LDL

Abbreviation of low-density lipoprotein
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Cultural definitions for LDL

LDL

Abbreviation for low-density lipoprotein. A type of cholesterol that is linked to heart disease and atherosclerosis. (Compare HDL.)

LDLs are often referred to as “bad” cholesterol.
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