Definition of 'metabolism'
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The most efficient form of energy production within the body is the metabolism of food. The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988)Staying slim does get harder as we age because the fats that boost metabolism are less efficient. The Sun (2016)Kidney failure causes changes in metabolism that can be a trigger. The Sun (2010)It is also involved in the metabolism of food. The A-Z of Beauty Treatment (1994)You can boost your metabolism in natural ways by taking exercise and eating three healthy meals a day. The Sun (2011)Too much or too little thyroid hormone in the body affects the metabolism and the hair growth cycle. The Sun (2011)It must be your fast metabolism. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The answer to the problem lies in working from an alternative perspective and finding ways in which metabolism can be speeded up. Healthy By Nature (1994)This vitamin plays a critical role in numerous biochemical processes, notably energy metabolism. The A-Z of Beauty Treatment (1994)Important for metabolism, growth and thyroid regulation. The Sun (2007)The human metabolism is designed to yo-yo. Times, Sunday Times (2007)One was the idea that coffee might improve glucose and energy metabolism, burning more calories. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The more lean muscle tissue in your body, the faster your metabolism will be. The Sun (2011)The bottom line represents the key ageing process - human metabolism. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This is part of the individual nature of our body 's metabolism. The Vitality Diet (1990)Work out what you're willing to sacrifice but just remember that alcohol does not help your metabolism in any way. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The B vitamins are used in energy metabolism but other foods are better sources. The Sun (2012)The thyroid gland is found in the neck and produces hormones that are released into the bloodstream to control the body's growth and metabolism. The Sun (2010)
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Translations for 'metabolism'
British English: metabolism /mɪˈtæbəˌlɪzəm/ NOUN
Your metabolism is the way that chemical processes in your body cause food to be used in an efficient way, for example to give you energy.
If you don't eat breakfast, your metabolism slows down.
- American English: metabolism
- Arabic: عَمَلِيَةُ الْأَيْضِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: metabolismo
- Chinese: 新陈代谢
- Croatian: metabolizam
- Czech: metabolismus
- Danish: stofskifte
- Dutch: metabolisme
- European Spanish: metabolismo
- Finnish: aineenvaihdunta
- French: métabolisme
- German: Stoffwechsel
- Greek: μεταβολισμός
- Italian: metabolismo
- Japanese: 代謝
- Korean: 신진대사
- Norwegian: stoffskifte
- Polish: metabolizm
- European Portuguese: metabolismo
- Romanian: metabolism
- Russian: обмен веществ
- Spanish: metabolismo
- Swedish: ämnesomsättning
- Thai: กระบวนการเผาผลาญอาหาร
- Turkish: metabolizma
- Ukrainian: метаболізм
- Vietnamese: quá trình trao đổi chất
Definition of metabolism from the Collins English Dictionary
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