insulin-dependent diabetes


in·​su·​lin-de·​pen·​dent diabetes ˈin(t)-s(ə-)lən-di-ˈpen-dənt- How to pronounce insulin-dependent diabetes (audio)

Examples of insulin-dependent diabetes in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The lifetime risk of developing insulin-dependent diabetes is nearly 100%. Jen Christensen, CNN, 17 Nov. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1977, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of insulin-dependent diabetes was in 1977

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“Insulin-dependent diabetes.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

Medical Definition

insulin-dependent diabetes

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