adult-onset diabetes

adult-on·​set diabetes | \ ə-ˈdəlt-ˈän-ˌset- How to pronounce adult-onset diabetes (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Type 2 diabetes was once known as adult-onset diabetes. Anahad O’connor, New York Times, "Using Art to Tackle Diabetes in Youth," 14 Feb. 2018

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1975, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of adult-onset diabetes was in 1975

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“Adult-onset diabetes.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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