[ ki-tol-uh-sis ]
/ kɪˈtɒl ə sɪs /
noun, plural ke·tol·y·ses [ki-tol-uh-seez] /kɪˈtɒl əˌsiz/. Chemistry.
the breaking down of ketones.
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OTHER WORDS FROM ketolysiske·to·lyt·ic [keet-l-it-ik] /ˌkit lˈɪt ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby ketolysis
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Medical definitions for ketolytic
[ kē′tō-lĭt′ĭk ]
Relating to or causing the decomposition of ketones. Used especially of the oxidation products of glucose and similar substances.
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