The chemical processes that occur within a living organism in order to maintain life: the metabolism of fatty acids in the kidney [with modifier]: abnormalities in protein metabolism
More example sentences
- Altered carbohydrate, fat, and protein metabolism leads to a catabolic state.
- It is also known that peroxisomal metabolism is lower in fish than in mammals.
- In addition to carbohydrate metabolism, other processes were affected by stress.
Definition of metabolism in:
- The US English dictionary