Definition of ketogenic in English:

ketogenic

Pronunciation /ˌkēdəˈjenik/ /ˌkidəˈdʒɛnɪk/

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adjective

  • Relating to or causing ketogenesis.

    • ‘if you are supplying less than 100 grams of glucose, you will be putting your body into a ketogenic state’

Origin

Early 20th century from ketone + -genic.