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glycogenesis

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noun gly·co·gen·e·sis \ˌglī-kə-ˈje-nə-səs\

Definition of glycogenesis

  1. :  the formation and storage of glycogen



Origin of glycogenesis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1886


Medical Dictionary

glycogenesis

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noun gly·co·gen·e·sis \ˌglī-kə-ˈjen-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of glycogenesis

plural gly·co·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  the formation and storage of glycogen—compare glycogenolysis

  2. gly·co·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈnet-ik\play adjective




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