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synonyms for catabolism

  • anabolism
  • consumption
  • digestion
  • ingestion
  • inhalation
  • metabolism
  • soaking up
  • taking in
See also synonyms for: catabolic
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How to use catabolism in a sentence

People’s food intake often slumps when they are sent home, but with inflammation and catabolism resolving, it’s when protein and other nutritional interventions, as well as physical activity, are likely to be especially effective.
INCREASING PROTEIN INTAKE COULD HELP PATIENTS RECOVER FROM THE ICUALLA KATNELSON/UNDARKAUGUST 25, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
During muscle catabolism, proteins stored in muscle tissue are broken down into smaller molecules called amino acids and energy is released.
INCREASING PROTEIN INTAKE COULD HELP PATIENTS RECOVER FROM THE ICUALLA KATNELSON/UNDARKAUGUST 25, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The processes concerned in metabolism are chiefly those of building up, “anabolism,” and breaking down, “catabolism.”
DIETETICS FOR NURSESFAIRFAX T. PROUDFIT
In catabolism, the worn particles from the cells, and the dead cells no longer useful are broken up and thrown out of the body.
DIETETICS FOR NURSESFAIRFAX T. PROUDFIT
The essence of inflammation would appear to be destructive dis-assimilation with intense catabolism.
THE MECHANISM OF LIFESTPHANE LEDUC
Similar considerations as to the formation and breaking up of the molecules in anabolism and catabolism apply to polymerization.
THE MECHANISM OF LIFESTPHANE LEDUC
Consider, on the other hand, a centre of catabolism, where the molecules are being broken up into fragments or smaller groups.
THE MECHANISM OF LIFESTPHANE LEDUC
He thinks of the world as an animal organism subject to what are now called anabolism and catabolism.
THE LEGACY OF GREECEVARIOUS
We have seen that a centre of catabolism is a hypertonic focus of diffusion.
THE MECHANISM OF LIFESTPHANE LEDUC
Every centre of catabolism is therefore a positive pole of diffusion.
THE MECHANISM OF LIFESTPHANE LEDUC
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WORDS RELATED TO CATABOLISM

  • anabolism
  • catabolism
  • consumption
  • digestion
  • ingestion
  • inhalation
  • metabolism
  • soaking up
  • taking in
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