Definition of 'metabolic'
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His most crucial argument is that metabolic syndrome is the reason so many of us are getting fat, becoming diabetic and dying early. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The drug thus seems to cut the harmful effects of metabolic syndrome. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The Finnish team looked at middleaged men and women with signs of metabolic syndrome. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In our respiratory cycle we breathe in oxygen and breathe out carbon dioxide, which is a waste product of metabolic reactions. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A recent study in Poland found that this helped to lower bad cholesterol in patients with metabolic syndrome. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'metabolic'
British English: metabolic ADJECTIVE
Metabolic means relating to a person's or animal's metabolism.
People who have inherited a low metabolic rate will gain weight.
Definition of metabolic from the Collins English Dictionary
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