Synonyms for non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus | Synonym.com

Synonyms and antonyms for non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

1. dependent (adj.)

relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed

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2. insulin (n.)

hormone secreted by the isles of Langerhans in the pancreas; regulates storage of glycogen in the liver and accelerates oxidation of sugar in cells

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3. dependent (n.)

a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support)

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4. dependent (adj.)

contingent on something else

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5. non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (n.)

mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults; can be precipitated by obesity or severe stress or menopause or other factors; can usually be controlled by diet and hypoglycemic agents without injections of insulin

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6. diabetes (n.)

a polygenic disease characterized by abnormally high glucose levels in the blood; any of several metabolic disorders marked by excessive urination and persistent thirst

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7. non-insulin-dependent diabetes (n.)

mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults; can be precipitated by obesity or severe stress or menopause or other factors; can usually be controlled by diet and hypoglycemic agents without injections of insulin

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8. non-Catholic (n.)

a religious person who is not a Catholic

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9. dependent (adj.)

held from above

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10. dependent (adj.)

(of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence

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