glycaemic

adj.
Glycaemic/glycemic is used with these nouns: ↑index

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • glycaemic index — noun A system for categorizing foods according to how quickly their carbohydrates are broken down into blood sugar (abbrev GI) • • • Main Entry: ↑glycaemia …   Useful english dictionary

  • glycaemic index — UK [ɡlaɪˌsiːmɪk ˈɪndeks] / US [ɡlaɪˌsɪmɪk ˈɪndeks] noun [countable] Word forms glycaemic index : singular glycaemic index plural glycaemic indexes a system for measuring how quickly different foods allow the sugar they contain to spread into the… …   English dictionary

  • glycaemic index — [glʌɪ si:mɪk] (US also glycemic index) noun a figure representing the relative ability of a carbohydrate food to increase the level of glucose in the blood …   English new terms dictionary

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  • Glycemic index — The Glycemic index (also glycaemic index) or GI is a measure of the effects of carbohydrates on blood glucose levels. Carbohydrates that break down rapidly during digestion releasing glucose rapidly into the bloodstream have a high GI;… …   Wikipedia

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