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Definition of the noun hdl

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noun - plural: -

  1. a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood; composed of a high proportion of protein and relatively little cholesterol; high levels are thought to be associated with decreased risk of coronary heart disease and atherosclerosis

Other definitions of hdl

What does hdl also mean?


  1. high-density lipoprotein(s)


Who is Hdl?

HDL a.k.a. Les Hurlements d'Léo: Les Hurlements d'Léo is an alternative rock band from Bordeaux in France. Currently an eight-piece, they have been influenced by the likes of Les Négresses Vertes and combine traditional French sounds with sounds of gypsy, Latin, ska, punk and energetic rock.


"HDL" is a musical album of Les Hurlements d'Léo.

  • released on (11 years ago)


  1. Hdl is a file format.
  2. Hdl a.k.a. hydroxysteroid (11-beta) dehydrogenase 1 is a gene.
    • also known as 11-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1, corticosteroid 11-beta-dehydrogenase isozyme 1

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Google previewReproductive Endocrinology for the MRCOG and Beyond (2007)

by Adam Balen


Google previewLow Carb, High Fat Food Revolution (2017)

Advice and Recipes to Improve Your Health and Reduce Your Weight by Andreas Eenfeldt

A high HDL is a statistically powerful protection against heart disease. This already...

you higher cholesterol results, since HDL is a part of the cholesterol. But a high HDL means a lower risk for heart disease, not the other way around. Raising ...

Google previewA Statistical Account of Bengal (1876)

by Sir William Wilson Hunter

The hdl is a purely arbitrary measurement, and in the first instance must have depended mainly on the strength of the pair...

Google previewStop Worrying About Cholesterol! Better Ways to Avoid a Heart Attack and Get Healthy (2005)

by D. O. C. N. P. Tapert, Richard E. Tapert

HDL is high density lipoprotein, and LDL is low density lipoprotein. HDL is the so- FDOOHG 3JRRG FKROHVWHURO ́ DQG LDL is the so-FDOOHG 3EDG FKROHVWHURO ́ 7KH +'/ FDUULHV cholesterol from artery walls and other tissues ...

Google previewOFDM Wireless LANs (2002)

A Theoretical and Practical Guide by John Terry, Juha Heiskala

Since creating HDL is a part of any prototype design flow that targets either an FPGA or ASIC, the issue becomes how to create it. The fixed-point model and simulation tool chosen in the example rapid prototype design flow is a graphical entry ...

Google previewThe Lupus Encyclopedia (2014)

A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families by Donald E. Thomas, Jr.

HDL cholesterol helps to remove bad fats and cholesterol from the blood vessels, decreasing the risks for heart attacks, strokes, and blocked arteries. However, as many people who have SLE can attest, lupus does not necessarily play by the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Healing Foods (2010)

by Michael T. Murray, Joseph Pizzorno

and high-density lipoprotein (HDL). Since VLDL and LDL are responsible for transporting fats (primarily triglycerides and cholesterol) ...

Google previewNutrition and Diet Therapy Reference Dictionary (2012)

by Rosalinda T. Lagua, Virginia S. Claudio

High-density lipoprotein (HDL) tion therapy: same as for Gastroesophageal reflux disease. High-density lipoprotein (HDL). A plasma lipoprotein that has a density of 1.063 to 1.210 g/dL; classified as the alpha fraction on the basis of ...

Google previewThe Nutrition and Health Dictionary (1995)

by Percy Russell, Anita Williams

High density lipoprotein (HDL) has a different and apparently beneficial role. It carries cholesterol away from the cells back to the liver and thus promotes its excretion from the body. The process is referred to as reverse cholesterol transport.

Google previewA Dictionary Hindustani and English (1834)

by John Shakespear

JU- hdl (from JU- Heb. Turned, passed, changed) s. m. 1. State, condition, case. 2. Business, affair, matter, circumstance. 3. Present time, the present. 4. Ecstacy. (Plur. ahwdt). liT JU- hdl and, To be inspired, to be thrown into ecstacies.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Nutrition in Sport (2008)

by Ronald J. Maughan

low HDL cholesterol, high TAG levels and possibly also a preponderance of small dense LDL.

Google previewWebster's New World Medical Dictionary, 3rd Edition (2009)

by WebMD

See HDL HDL High density lipoprotein. cholesterol. HDL cholesterol High density lipoprotein cholesterol. Lipoproteins, which are combinations of fats ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cell Biology (2015)

Liver Macrophage Peripheral tissue Blood vessel VLDL LDL HDL VLDL. High cholesterol SREBP Nucleus ER retention SREBP Low cholesterol INSIG SCAP SREBP Transport to golgi Proteolytic processing HMGCR SRE LDLR SCAP ( Brown ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Molecular Pharmacology

by Stefan Offermanns

Specifically, triglycerides are transported from VLDL to HDL, with cholesteryl esters transferred in the opposite direction. It is generally acknowledged that CETP itself has no preference for the type of lipoprotein in its substrate specificity.

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Scrabble value of H4D2L1

The value of this 3-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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