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lipogenesis

 [lip″o-jen´ĕ-sis]
the formation of fat; the transformation of nonfat food materials into body fat. adj., adj lipogenet´ic.
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lip·o·gen·e·sis

(lip'ō-jen'ĕ-sis),
The production of fat as either fatty degeneration or fatty infiltration; also applied to the normal deposition of fat or to the conversion of carbohydrate or protein to fat.
Synonym(s): adipogenesis
[lipo- + G. genesis, production]
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lip·o·gen·e·sis

(lip'ō-jen'ĕ-sis)
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.
Synonym(s): adipogenesis.
[lipo- + G. genesis, production]
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lipogenesis

the formation of fats from nonfatty sources.
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lip·o·gen·e·sis

(lip'ō-jen'ĕ-sis)
Production of fat as either fatty degeneration or fatty infiltration.
[lipo- + G. genesis, production]
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