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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: - of or relating to anabolism
anabolic - characterized by or promoting constructive metabolism; "some athletes take anabolic steroids to increase muscle size temporarily"
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The MTC's Business Launch Centre worked with OXTO engineers to develop machining processes which will allow the energy-storing flywheels to reach production stage.
Combining a new way to deliver drugs, via a micro-needle patch, with drugs that are known to turn energy-storing white fat into energy-burning brown fat, has shown promise in laboratory trials as a new approach to reducing bulging tummy fat.
Ahome-owner from Cardiff is the first to have Tesla's energy-storing battery installed which saves power collected from solar panels when they aren't being used.
A genetic variant tightly linked to obesity causes fat-precursor cells to become energy-storing white fat instead of energy-burning beige fat, researchers report online August 19 in the New England Journal of Medicine.
05 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that shivering and bouts of moderate exercise are both capable of converting energy-storing 'white fat' into energy-burning 'brown fat'.
The lignin in plant cell walls that helps protect energy-storing sugars must be degraded for cost-effective production of advanced biofuels.
This CPU core voltage pre-positioning enables the DC/DC converter to maintain its regulation during severe load transients without the addition of energy-storing output capacitors.
Washington, Feb 7 ( ANI ): Hormones produced by heart may trigger normal energy-storing white fat cells to turn into calorie-burning brown fat, researchers say.
Cool weather typically weakens muscle power in cold-blooded creatures, but new data show that chameleons can nab prey even at near-freezing temperatures thanks to an elastic, energy-storing sheath of collagen inside their tongues.
Scientists from Ohio State University found that socializing and meeting with friends aid weight loss by converting energy-storing white fat into energy-burning brown fat.