Meaning of “glycogen” in the English Dictionary

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"glycogen" in British English

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glycogennoun [ U ]

uk /ˈɡlaɪ.kəʊ.dʒən/ us /ˈɡlaɪ.koʊ.dʒən/ specialized

(Definition of “glycogen” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"glycogen" in American English

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glycogennoun [ U ]

/ˈɡlɑɪ·kə·dʒən/

biology a substance that is found in the liver (= organ that cleans the blood) and the muscles and that stores carbohydrate (= substance that provides energy) and helps to control the level of sugar in the blood

(Definition of “glycogen” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)