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insulin

noun [U] uk   /ˈɪn.sjʊ.lɪn/ us    /-sə-/
a hormone in the body that controls the amount of sugar in the blood: She has to have insulin injections for her diabetes.
Translations of “insulin”
in Spanish insulina…
in French insuline…
in German das Insulin…
in Chinese (Traditional) 胰島素…
in Russian инсулин…
in Turkish vücudun kandaki şeker miktarını kontrol etmek için ürettiği madde, insülin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胰岛素…
in Polish insulina…
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