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Gluttonously

ˈɡlʌt.ən.əs.li

Meanings of Gluttonously:

adverb

In a way that involves using or eating more than you need

Usage examples:

Gluttonously devouring beef, lamb and treacle tart with syrup, the pizza comes gluttonously topped …

Gluttons

ˈɡlʌt.ən

Meanings of Gluttons:

noun

An excessively greedy eater.

Usage examples:

Not only does pushing and shoving seem undignified, but such behaviour immediately marks the offend…

Gluttony

ˈɡlʌt.ən.i

Meanings of Gluttony:

noun

Habitual greed or excess in eating.

Usage examples:

She said plumpness was a sign of gluttony in most cases

Glycaemia

ɡlʌɪˈsiːmɪə

Meanings of Glycaemia:

noun

The presence of glucose in the blood.

Usage examples:

There are recommendations about the target levels for glycaemia, blood pressure, and lipids in the …

Glycaemic

ɡlaɪˌsiː.mɪk ˈɪn.deks

Meanings of Glycaemic:

noun

A system for listing foods according to how quickly they increase the level of sugar in your blood

Glycan

ˈɡlʌɪkan

Meanings of Glycan:

noun

Another term for polysaccharide.

Usage examples:

Glycan is released by parasites to help them evade the body's immune system

Glycans

ˈɡlʌɪkan

Meanings of Glycans:

noun

Another term for polysaccharide.

Usage examples:

Glycan is released by parasites to help them evade the body's immune system

Meanings of Glycation:

noun

A chemical process in which a sugar molecule bonds (= joins) to a protein or lipid (= fat) molecule, which is linked to some harmful processes in the body

Usage examples:

The two major causes of accumulated damage during aging are oxygenation and glycation., elevated bl…

Meanings of Glycemia:

noun

The presence of glucose in the blood.

Usage examples:

There are recommendations about the target levels for glycaemia, blood pressure, and lipids in the …

Glycemic

ɡlaɪˌsiː.mɪk ˈɪn.deks

Meanings of Glycemic:

noun

A system for listing foods according to how quickly they increase the level of sugar in your blood

Glyceride

ˈɡlɪs(ə)rʌɪd

Meanings of Glyceride:

noun

A fatty acid ester of glycerol.

Usage examples:

Fatty acids form esters with alcohols, and the common esters are glycerides, because the alcohol in…

Glycerin

ˈɡlɪs.ər.iːn

Meanings of Glycerin:

noun

Another term for glycerol.

Meanings of Glycerine:

noun

Another term for glycerol.

Glycerol

ˈɡlɪs.ə.rɒl

Meanings of Glycerol:

noun

A colourless, sweet, viscous liquid formed as a by-product in soap manufacture. it is used as an emollient and laxative, and for making explosives and antifreeze.

Usage examples:

The acetins are derivatives of glycerol that are prepared by heating glycerol with acetic acid.

Meanings of Glycerole:

noun

A colourless, sweet, viscous liquid formed as a by-product in soap manufacture. it is used as an emollient and laxative, and for making explosives and antifreeze.

Usage examples:

The acetins are derivatives of glycerol that are prepared by heating glycerol with acetic acid.

Meanings of Glycerols:

noun

A colourless, sweet, viscous liquid formed as a by-product in soap manufacture. it is used as an emollient and laxative, and for making explosives and antifreeze.

Usage examples:

The acetins are derivatives of glycerol that are prepared by heating glycerol with acetic acid.

Glyceryl

ˈɡlɪs(ə)rʌɪl

Meanings of Glyceryl:

noun

Of or denoting a radical derived from glycerol by replacement of one or more hydrogen atoms.

Usage examples:

Glyceryl trinitrate

Meanings of Glyceryls:

noun

Of or denoting a radical derived from glycerol by replacement of one or more hydrogen atoms.

Usage examples:

Glyceryl trinitrate

Glycine

ˈɡlaɪ.siːn

Meanings of Glycine:

noun

The simplest naturally occurring amino acid, which is a constituent of most proteins.

Usage examples:

Also, a combination of the amino acids glycine, alanine and glutamic acid can relieve symptoms of p…

Glycogen

ˈɡlaɪ.kəʊ.dʒən

Meanings of Glycogen:

noun

A substance deposited in bodily tissues as a store of carbohydrates. it is a polysaccharide which forms glucose on hydrolysis.

Usage examples:

Glucagon stimulates conversion of glycogen to glucose for use by the cells as energy.

Meanings of Glycogenesis:

noun

The formation of glycogen from sugar.

Usage examples:

Astrocytes are involved in brain metabolism, because they are capable of glycogenesis (conversion o…

Glycol

ˈɡlʌɪkɒl

Meanings of Glycol:

noun

Short for ethylene glycol.

Meanings of Glycolic:

noun

An alpha-hydroxy acid (= a type of organic acid) that is used in some products intended to make the skin healthy and attractive

Usage examples:

The skin peel kit uses 8 percent glycolic acid., lactic and glycolic acids are naturally occurring …

Glycols

ˈɡlʌɪkɒl

Meanings of Glycols:

noun

Short for ethylene glycol.

Glycolysis

ɡlʌɪˈkɒlɪsɪs

Meanings of Glycolysis:

noun

The breakdown of glucose by enzymes, releasing energy and pyruvic acid.

Usage examples:

Enzymes primarily involved in glycolysis and in the krebs cycle showed only a small rise in activit…

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