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

New Latin

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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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