glycogenesis


gly·co·gen·e·sis

noun \ˌglī-kə-ˈje-nə-səs\

Definition of GLYCOGENESIS

:  the formation and storage of glycogen

Origin of GLYCOGENESIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1886

gly·co·gen·e·sis

noun \ˌglī-kə-ˈjen-ə-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural gly·co·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of GLYCOGENESIS

: the formation and storage of glycogen—compare glycogenolysis
gly·co·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈnet-ik\ adjective

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