chylopoiesis


Also found in: Dictionary.

chylopoiesis

 [ki″lo-poi-e´sis]
the formation of chyle. adj., adj chylopoiet´ic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

chy·lo·poi·e·sis

(kī'lō-poy-ē'sis),
Formation of chyle in the intestine.
[chylo- + G. poiesis, a making]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

chy·lo·poi·e·sis

(kī'lō-poy-ē'sis)
Formation of chyle in the intestine.
Synonym(s): chylifaction, chylification.
[chylo- + G. poiesis, a making]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012