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cholesterol

noun [U]  us   /kəˈles·təˌrɔl/
a fatty substance that is found in the body tissue and blood of all animals, and which is thought to be part of the cause of heart disease if there is too much of it
Translations of “cholesterol”
in Vietnamese cholesterol…
in Spanish Colesterol…
in Thai คอเลสเตอรอล…
in Malaysian kolesterol…
in Chinese (Traditional) 膽固醇…
in Indonesian kolesterol…
in Russian холестерин…
in Turkish kolesterol…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胆固醇…
in Polish cholesterol…
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