Meaning of LIPOGENESIS in English


I. ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun

Etymology: New Latin, from lip- + Latin genesis

: formation of fat in the living body especially when excessive or abnormal

II. noun

Etymology: New Latin, from lipo- (II) + Latin genesis

: acceleration of development by the omission of certain ancestral stages — compare bradygenesis , tachygenesis

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