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Hyperglycemia

A lot of sugar in the blood.

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Hypoglycemia

A decrease of sugar in the blood.

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Hemoglobin A1c

A test measuring the level of hemoglobin in the blood.

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Solution

A liquid with a mix of 2 or more substances.

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Solvent

A solution that dissolves. Like water.

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Solute

The substance dissolved in the solution.

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Isotonic

Having the same solute concentration as another solution.

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Hypertonic

In comparing two solutions, referring to the one with a greater solute concentration.

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Hypotonic

In comparing two solutions, referring to the one with a lower solute concentration.