noun or adjective see phenylketonuria

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  • phenylketonuric — phe·nyl·ke·ton·uric (y)u̇r ik n one affected with phenylketonuria phenylketonuric adj of, relating to, or affected with phenylketonuria …   Medical dictionary

  • phenylketonuric — See phenylketonuria. * * * …   Universalium

  • phenylketonuric — adj. (Medicine) pertaining to phenylketonuria (hereditary disease) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phenylketonuric — phenyl·ke·to·nu·ric …   English syllables

  • phenylketonuric — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌkēd.ə|n(y)u̇rik noun ( s) : one affected with phenylketonuria * * * phenylketonūˈric noun A person who suffers from phenylketonuria (also adjective) • • • Main Entry: ↑phenyl …   Useful english dictionary

  • phenylketonuria — phenylketonuric, adj. /fen l kee toh noor ee euh, nyoor , feen /, n. Pathol. an inherited disease due to faulty metabolism of phenylalanine, characterized by phenylketones in the urine and usually first noted by signs of mental retardation in… …   Universalium

  • phenylketonuria — noun Etymology: New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary phenyl + ketone + New Latin uria Date: 1935 an inherited metabolic disorder caused by an enzyme deficiency resulting in accumulation of phenylalanine and its metabolites in the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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