VLDL

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VLDL

abbr.
very low-density lipoprotein

VLDL

very-low-density lipoprotein: a plasma lipoprotein with a high lipid content, associated with atherosclerosis.
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Noun1.VLDL - large lipoproteins rich in triglycerides; VLDLs circulate through the blood giving up their triglycerides to fat and muscle tissue until the VLDL remnants are modified and converted into LDL
lipoprotein - a conjugated protein having a lipid component; the principal means for transporting lipids in the blood
Translations

VLDL

abbr very low density lipoprotein. V. lipoprotein.