ketolysis


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ketolysis

 [ke-tol´ĭ-sis]
the splitting up of ketone bodies. adj., adj ketolyt´ic.

ketolysis

/ke·tol·y·sis/ (ke-tol´ĭ-sis) the splitting up of ketone bodies.ketolyt´ic

ketolysis

(kē-tŏl′ĭ-sĭs) [″ + Gr. lysis, dissolution]
The dissolution of acetone or ketone bodies.
ketolytic, adjective

ketolysis

the splitting up of ketone bodies.