glucogenesis

noun
glu·co·gen·e·sis | \ -ˈjen-ə-səs \
plural glucogeneses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of glucogenesis 

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

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