Definition of adipokinetic in English:

adipokinetic

adjective

Biology
  • Causing the mobilization of fat stored in the body; specifically designating an insect hormone having this action.

Origin

1940s. From adipo- + kinetic.

Pronunciation

adipokinetic

/ˌadɪpəʊkʌɪˈnɛtɪk//ˌadɪpəʊkɪˈnɛtɪk/