antiketogenesis

noun
an·​ti·​ke·​to·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌant-i-ˌkēt-ō-ˈjen-ə-səs, ˌan-ˌtī- How to pronounce antiketogenesis (audio) \
plural antiketogeneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce antiketogeneses (audio) \

Medical Definition of antiketogenesis

: the prevention or suppression of ketosis

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“Antiketogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/antiketogenesis. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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