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high'-den'sity lipopro'tein




a blood constituent involved in the transport of cholesterol and associated with a decreased risk of atherosclerosis and heart attack. Abbr.: HDL Cf. low-density lipoprotein.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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