Definition of anabolize

: to perform anabolism

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First Known Use of anabolize

1891, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anabolize

from anabolism, after such pairs as English hypnotism: hypnotize

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“Anabolize.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 29 January 2020.

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to assert without proof or before proving

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