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metabolism

noun [C]
 
 
/məˈtæbəlɪzəm/
all the chemical processes in your body, especially the ones that use foodPhysical and chemical processesThe digestive system
Translations of “metabolism”
in Vietnamese sự trao đổi chất…
in Spanish metabolismo…
in Thai กระบวนการเผาผลาญอาหาร…
in Malaysian metabolisme…
in Chinese (Traditional) 新陳代謝…
in Indonesian metabolisme…
in Russian метаболизм, обмен веществ…
in Turkish metabolizma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新陈代谢…
in Polish metabolizm, przemiana materii…
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