adipokinesis etymology

English word adipokinesis comes from English adipo- ((anatomy, medicine) fat.), English kinesis

Detailed word origin of adipokinesis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
adipo- English (eng) (anatomy, medicine) fat.
kinesis English (eng) The movement of an organism in response to an external stimulus.
adipokinesis English (eng) (biochemistry, physiology) The mobilization of fat as part of lipid metabolism.

Words with the same origin as adipokinesis

Descendants of adipo-
adipectomy adipescent adipocellular adipocentric adipocere adipocyte adipogenesis adipogenous adipolytic adipoma adiponecrosis adiponectin