nondiabetic

adjective
non·​di·​a·​bet·​ic | \ ˌnän-ˌdī-ə-ˈbe-tik How to pronounce nondiabetic (audio) \

Definition of nondiabetic

: not affected with diabetes : not diabetic nondiabetic patients also : not related to or caused by diabetes nondiabetic kidney disease

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Other Words from nondiabetic

nondiabetic noun
differences in blood sugar levels of diabetic patients and nondiabetics

Examples of nondiabetic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For example, a six-year study of the generic diabetes drug metformin in 3,000 older nondiabetic adults will likely begin this year, notes Barzilai of the Institute for Aging Research. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Can a single pill keep you healthy to 100?," 10 July 2019 Researchers tested this by transferring microbes from a diabetic mouse to a nondiabetic mouse. Ilene Raymond Rush, Philly.com, "What diabetic mice can teach us about keeping teeth healthy," 1 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of nondiabetic

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Nondiabetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nondiabetic. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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nondiabetic

adjective
non·​di·​a·​bet·​ic | \ -ˌdī-ə-ˈbet-ik How to pronounce nondiabetic (audio) \

Medical Definition of nondiabetic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: not affected with diabetes nondiabetic persons

nondiabetic

noun

Medical Definition of nondiabetic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an individual not affected with diabetes

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