intermediary metabolism

noun

Medical Definition of intermediary metabolism

: the intracellular process by which nutritive material is converted into cellular components

called also intermediate metabolism

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“Intermediary metabolism.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/intermediary%20metabolism. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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