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noun, often capitalized L len·te \ˈlen-tā\

Medical Definition of lente

  1. :  a preparation of insulin zinc suspension that contains insulin in both crystalline and amorphous form in the approximate ratio of 7:3 and has a duration of action that is relatively shorter than Ultralente insulin—formerly a U.S. registered trademark

Variants of lente

or lente insulin

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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "lente"

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a division or portion of a pool or whole

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