glucogenesis

noun
glu·​co·​gen·​e·​sis | \ -ˈjen-ə-səs How to pronounce glucogenesis (audio) \
plural glucogeneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce glucogeneses (audio) \

Medical Definition of glucogenesis

: formation of glucose within the animal body from any product of glycolysis — compare gluconeogenesis

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“Glucogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/glucogenesis. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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