very-low-density lipoprotein

noun
variants: or very low-density lipoprotein or very low density lipoprotein

Definition of very-low-density lipoprotein 

: vldl

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The final type is very-low-density lipoprotein (VLDL), which makes up about 10-15 percent of a person's total cholesterol. chicagotribune.com, "Tests that can save your life," 1 Oct. 2017

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very-low-density lipoprotein

noun
\ˈver-ē- \
variants: or very low-density lipoprotein or very low density lipoprotein

Medical Definition of very-low-density lipoprotein 

: vldl

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