amylogenesis
Biosynthesis of starch. [amylo- + G. genesis, production]

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am·y·lo·gen·e·sis (am″ə-lo-jenґə-sis) [amylo- + -genesis] the biosynthesis of starch.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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