ketogenesis

noun
ke·to·gen·e·sis | \ˌkē-tō-ˈje-nə-səs \

Definition of ketogenesis 

: the production of ketone bodies (as in diabetes)

Other Words from ketogenesis

ketogenic \ˌkē-tō-ˈje-nik \ adjective

First Known Use of ketogenesis

1915, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ketogenesis

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ketogenesis

noun
ke·to·gen·e·sis | \ˌkēt-ō-ˈjen-ə-səs \
plural ketogeneses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of ketogenesis 

: the production of ketone bodies (as in diabetes mellitus)

Other Words from ketogenesis

ketogenic \-ˈjen-ik \ adjective

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