[ glahy-koh-juh-net-ik ]
/ ˌglaɪ koʊ dʒəˈnɛt ɪk /

adjective Biochemistry.

of or relating to the formation of sugar in the liver.
Also gly·cog·e·nous [glahy-koj-uh-nuh s] /glaɪˈkɒdʒ ə nəs/.

Origin of glycogenetic

First recorded in 1870–75; glyco- + -genetic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for glycogenous


[ glī-kŏjə-nəs ]


Relating to glycogenesis; glycogenetic.
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