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1. Sugar in the form of glucose in the blood.
2. The concentration of glucose in the blood, measured in milligrams of glucose per 100 milliliters of blood. In both senses also called blood glucose.
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(Medicine) med the glucose concentration in the blood: the normal fasting value is between 3.9 and 5.6 mmol/l
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1. glucose in the blood.
2. the quantity or percentage of glucose in the blood.
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