Synonyms and Antonyms for branched-chain-ketoaciduria

1. branched chain ketoaciduria (n.)

an inherited disorder of metabolism in which the urine has a odor characteristic of maple syrup; if untreated it can lead to mental retardation and death in early childhood


2. ketoaciduria (n.)

excessive amounts of ketone bodies in the urine as in diabetes mellitus or starvation

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3. branched (adj.)

resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches

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4. branched (adj.)

having branches

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5. chain (n.)

a series of things depending on each other as if linked together

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6. chain (n.)

(chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)

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7. chain (n.)

a series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament

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8. chain (n.)

anything that acts as a restraint

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9. chain (n.)

(business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership

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10. chain (v.)

connect or arrange into a chain by linking

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