LDL definition

  • abbreviation:
    • low-density lipoprotein
  • initialism:
    • low-density lipoproteins (see Wikipedia article: low-density lipoproteins)
    • restricting risk lines
  • noun:
    • Low-density lipoprotein, a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol levels when you look at the bloodstream; high levels can be associated with increased risk of coronary heart condition and atherosclerosis; sometimes called informally bad cholesterol levels.
    • a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol levels in blood; made up of moderate level of protein and a large amount of cholesterol levels; high levels are usually associated with increased threat of cardiovascular system infection and atherosclerosis

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