tricarboxylic acid cycle

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Recent Examples on the Web One of the pathways that's inhibited is the tricarboxylic acid cycle, or Krebs cycle, which is how cells generate energy through aerobic respiration. Diana Gitig, Ars Technica, 21 Nov. 2018

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1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Tricarboxylic acid cycle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tricarboxylic%20acid%20cycle. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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tricarboxylic acid cycle

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tri·​car·​box·​yl·​ic acid cycle | \ ˌtrī-ˌkär-ˌbäk-ˌsil-ik- How to pronounce tricarboxylic acid cycle (audio) \

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