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catabolize

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verb ca·tab·o·lize \-ˌlīz\

Definition of catabolize

ca·tab·o·lizedca·tab·o·liz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subject to catabolism

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to undergo catabolism



Circa 1926

First Known Use of catabolize

circa 1926


Medical Dictionary

catabolize

verb ca·tab·o·lize

Medical Definition of catabolize

ca·tab·o·lized or British ca·tab·o·lisedca·tab·o·liz·ing or British ca·tab·o·lis·ing

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to subject to catabolism

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to undergo catabolism



Variants of catabolize

or British ca·tab·o·lise \-ˌlīz\play

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