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glycogen

See definition of glycogen on Dictionary.com
  • as incarbohydrate
  • as instarch

synonyms for glycogen

  • cellulose
  • glucose
  • lactose
  • starch
  • sugar
  • dextrin
  • dextrose
  • disaccharide
  • fructose
  • galactose
  • maltose
  • monosaccharide
  • polysaccharide
  • sucrose
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How to use glycogen in a sentence

Studies show that low glycogen can decrease power output even before the dreaded bonk, so it’s important to stay on top of fueling.
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Consume a recovery drink with a quality protein source that will help to inhibit muscle tissue breakdown and encourage muscle tissue build-up, as well as carbohydrates to replenish your glycogen stores.
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Anytime you eat a carb—whether that’s from fruit, bread, or potatoes—your body breaks it down into glucose and either uses it immediately for energy or stores it as glycogen.
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Glycogen is also stored in the muscles, where it is oxidized to release energy when the muscles are exercised.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
This blood is very rich in food materials, and from it the cells of the liver take out sugars to form glycogen.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
These pass through the liver, where, as we have seen, sugar is taken from the blood and stored as glycogen.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
Horse flesh is detected by testing for glycogen, which is present in it in larger quantities than in other meats.
DETECTION OF THE COMMON FOOD ADULTERANTSEDWIN M. BRUCE
There exists also in the liver and muscles a non-nitrogenous substance, glycogen, which is detected also in other organs.
SCHENK'S THEORY: THE DETERMINATION OF SEXSAMUEL LEOPOLD SCHENK
Horseflesh is rich in glycogen, and this fact enables its presence in sausage meat to be detected with some amount of certainty.
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There is a limit to the ability of the liver to change sugar into glycogen.
PHYSIOLOGYERNEST G. MARTIN
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO GLYCOGEN

  • cellulose
  • dextrin
  • dextrose
  • disaccharide
  • fructose
  • galactose
  • glucose
  • glycogen
  • lactose
  • maltose
  • monosaccharide
  • polysaccharide
  • starch
  • sucrose
  • sugar
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.