catabolize

verb ca·tab·o·lize \ -ˌlīz \

Definition of catabolize

catabolized; catabolizing
: to subject to catabolism
: to undergo catabolism

First Known Use of catabolize

circa 1926

in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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catabolize

verb ca·tab·o·lize
variants: or British catabolise play \-ˌlīz\

medical Definition of catabolize

catabolized or British catabolised; catabolizing or British catabolising
: to subject to catabolism
: to undergo catabolism

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