Giving rise to or producing glycogen.

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gly·co·gen·ic -'jen-ik adj of, relating to, or involving glycogen or glycogenesis <the \glycogenic function of the liver>

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gly·co·gen·ic (gli″ko-jenґik) [glyco- + -genic] 1. glycogenetic. 2. pertaining to or involving glycogen.

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