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a·nab·o·lism

 (ə-năb′ə-lĭz′əm)
n.
The phase of metabolism in which simple substances are synthesized into the complex materials of living tissue.


an′a·bol′ic (ăn′ə-bŏl′ĭk) adj.

anabolism

(əˈnæbəˌlɪzəm)
n
(Biochemistry) a metabolic process in which complex molecules are synthesized from simpler ones with the storage of energy; constructive metabolism. Compare catabolism
[C19: from ana- + (meta)bolism]

a•nab•o•lism

(əˈnæb əˌlɪz əm)

n.
constructive metabolism; the synthesis in living organisms of more complex substances from simpler ones (opposed to catabolism).
[1885–90; ana- + (meta) bolism]

a·nab·o·lism

(ə-năb′ə-lĭz′əm)
The phase of metabolism in which complex molecules, such as the proteins and fats that make up body tissue, are formed from simpler ones. Compare catabolism.

anabolic adjective

anabolism

Biology, Physiology. the synthesis in living organisms of more complex substances from simpler ones. Cf. catabolism. — anabolic, adj.
See also: Organisms
constructive metabolism.
See also: Change

anabolism

Chemical reactions in the body that use energy to build complex molecules from simpler substances.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.anabolism - the synthesis in living organisms of more complex substances (e.g., living tissue) from simpler ones together with the storage of energy
assimilation, absorption - the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion
metabolic process, metabolism - the organic processes (in a cell or organism) that are necessary for life
catabolism, destructive metabolism, katabolism, dissimilation - breakdown in living organisms of more complex substances into simpler ones together with release of energy
Translations
anabolismus
anabolisme
Anabolismus
anabolo
anabolism
فراگشت
anabolizam
anabolizmusasszimiláció
합성대사
anabolisme
anabolisme
anabolizm
anabolizem
anabolism
กระบวนการสร้าง

anabolism

[əˈnæbəˈlɪzm] nanabolismo

a·nab·o·lism

n. anabolismo, proceso celular por el cual sustancias simples se convierten en complejas, fase constructiva del metabolismo.
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Endogenous ABA content, maintained by its anabolism, during seed imbibition, is responsible for dormancy maintenance in several species (Finch-Savage and Leubner-Metzger, 2006).
According to the Tridosha concept, catabolism of the body is regulated by vata dosha, metabolism is regulated by pitta and anabolism is governed by kapha dosha.
HMB is essential to maintaining the balance between muscle catabolism (breakdown) and anabolism (buildup or restoration).
catabolism and anabolism. Catabolism is the breakdown of molecules to attain energy, whereas anabolism is synthesis of all compounds needed by the cell.
Nutritional regulation of muscle protein synthesis with resistance exercise: strategies to enhance anabolism. Nutrition & Metalism, 2012.
Attempts to modify the disease process have thus focused on these three areas, aiming to regulate cartilage catabolism and anabolism, control inflammation, and remodel subchondral bone (Rheumatology [Oxford].
The goals of medical nutrition therapy in MSUD are to rapidly reduce toxic metabolites by restricting dietary BCAA to amounts allowing individuals to achieve and maintain plasma BCAA amino acid concentrations within the targeted treatment ranges; reduce catabolism; promote anabolism; monitor nutritional status and alter intake to promote normal growth, development and health maintenance; evaluate thiamin responsiveness if the individual has residual BCKD activity; and supplement with thiamin if the individual is responsive (5).
Both catabolism and anabolism are essential for health, but they must be appropriately balanced.
Because they were younger and also because of the presence of hormones acting in the acceleration of the metabolic rate, especially testosterone, which promotes the anabolism, bulls showed a superior metabolism than cull cows (Wysocki, Katz, & Bernhard, 1983).
Lipid anabolism consists ofsome reactions including the ones which synthesize fatty acids (FA) and triacylglycerol (TG).
Cascino et al., "Branched-chain amino acids: the best compromise to achieve anabolism?," Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care, vol.
The theoretical potential C[H.sub.4] production (disregarding anabolism), calculated according to the available C[O.sub.2] and [H.sub.2] content at the beginning of the incubation, would have been 2.50 and 2.33 mmol per bottle, respectively (Table 1).