glycohemoglobin

noun
gly·​co·​he·​mo·​glo·​bin | \ ˌglī-kō-ˈhē-mə-ˌglō-bən How to pronounce glycohemoglobin (audio) \

Definition of glycohemoglobin

: hemoglobin a1c Glycohemoglobin is a substance produced when sugar molecules in the blood attach themselves to hemoglobin molecules, which carry oxygen through the bloodstream.Consumer Reports

First Known Use of glycohemoglobin

1978, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of glycohemoglobin was in 1978

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“Glycohemoglobin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glycohemoglobin. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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glycohemoglobin

noun
gly·​co·​he·​mo·​glo·​bin | \ -ˈhē-mə-ˌglō-bən How to pronounce glycohemoglobin (audio) \

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