ketolysis

noun
ke·​tol·​y·​sis | \ kē-ˈtäl-ə-səs How to pronounce ketolysis (audio) \
plural ketolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce ketolysis (audio) \

Medical Definition of ketolysis

: the decomposition of ketones

Other Words from ketolysis

ketolytic \ ˌkēt-​ō-​ˈlit-​ik How to pronounce ketolysis (audio) \ adjective

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“Ketolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ketolysis. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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