[ pree-dahy-uh-bee-tis, -teez, pree-dahy- ]
/ priˌdaɪ əˈbi tɪs, -tiz, ˌpri daɪ- /
Related formspre·di·a·bet·ic [pree-dahy-uh-bet-ik, pree-dahy-] /priˌdaɪ əˈbɛt ɪk, ˌpri daɪ-/, adjective, noun
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Medicine definitions for prediabetes
[ prē′dī-ə-bē′tĭs, -tēz ]
The condition of having a hereditary tendency or high probability for developing diabetes mellitus, although neither symptoms nor test results confirm the presence of the disease.
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