Definition of anabolism. Meaning of anabolism. Synonyms of anabolism

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Definition of anabolism

anabolism
Metabolism Me*tab"o*lism, n. (Physiol.) The act or process, by which living tissues or cells take up and convert into their own proper substance the nutritive material brought to them by the blood, or by which they transform their cell protoplasm into simpler substances, which are fitted either for excretion or for some special purpose, as in the manufacture of the digestive ferments. Hence, metabolism may be either constructive (anabolism), or destructive (katabolism).
Anabolism
Anabolism A*nab"o*lism, n. (Physiol.) The constructive metabolism of the body, as distinguished from katabolism.

Meaning of anabolism from wikipedia

- endergonic process. Anabolism is the building-up aspect of metabolism, whereas catabolism is the breaking-down aspect. Anabolism is usually synonymous...
- storage form of fuel in most animals, and to a lesser extent in plants. In anabolism, intact fatty acids are important precursors to triglycerides, phospholipids...
- energy-requiring reactions that make up anabolism. (Catabolism is seen as destructive metabolism and anabolism as constructive metabolism). Catabolism...
- ATP acts as a bridge between catabolism and anabolism. Catabolism breaks down molecules, and anabolism puts them together. Catabolic reactions generate...
- interconnected pathways that enable the synthesis and breakdown of molecules (anabolism and catabolism). Each metabolic pathway consists of a series of biochemical...
- of energy by converting chemicals and energy into cellular components (anabolism) and decomposing organic matter (catabolism). Living things require energy...
- used to describe a biochemical pathway that involves both catabolism and anabolism. Catabolism is a degradative phase of metabolism in which large molecules...
- effect of static electricity Oxidation Fire Rusting Metabolism Catabolism Anabolism Decomposition – by which organic substances are broken down into a much...
- processes within the body. Metabolism is the sum total of anabolism and catabolism. In anabolism, water is removed from molecules (through energy requiring...
- Purple bacteria or purple photosynthetic bacteria are Gram-negative proteobacteria that are phototrophic, capable of producing their own food via photosynthesis...
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