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metabolismnoun [C]

 us   /məˈtæb·əˌlɪz·əm/
biology the ​chemical and ​physicalprocesses by which a ​living thing uses ​food for ​energy and ​growth
(Definition of metabolism from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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metabolismnoun [C]

uk   us   /məˈtæb.əl.ɪ.zəm/ specialized
all the ​chemicalprocesses in ​yourbody, ​especially those that ​causefood to be used for ​energy and ​growth: Exercise is ​supposed to ​speed up ​your metabolism.
(Definition of metabolism from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “metabolism”
in Spanish metabolismo…
in Vietnamese sự trao đổi chất…
in Malaysian metabolisme…
in Thai กระบวนการเผาผลาญอาหาร…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新陈代谢…
in Turkish metabolizma…
in Russian метаболизм, обмен веществ…
in Indonesian metabolisme…
in Chinese (Traditional) 新陳代謝…
in Polish metabolizm, przemiana materii…
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