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lipogenesis
medical dictionary

The production of fat, either fatty degeneration or fatty infiltration; also applied to the normal deposition of fat or to the conversion of carbohydrate or protein to fat.

Synonyms: adipogenesis.

Origin: Lipo-+ G. Genesis, production

(05 Mar 2000)

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