Definition of blood sugar in English:

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blood sugar

Pronunciation: /ˈbləd ˌSHo͝oɡər/


The concentration of glucose in the blood.
Example sentences
  • High blood sugar impairs your immune system and increases your risk of infections.
  • The way your body responds to insulin, the hormone that controls your blood sugar level may be involved.
  • Shortly after birth, the baby may continue to make extra insulin even though high levels of blood sugar are no longer present.

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Syllabification: blood sug·ar

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