Catabiotic
Catabiotic \Cat`a*bi*ot"ic\, a. See under {Force}. [1913 Webster]

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  • catabiotic — adjective Of or pertaining to catabiosis …   Wiktionary

  • catabiotic — Used up in the carrying on of the vital processes other than growth, or in the performance of function, referring to the energy derived from food. [cata + G. biotikos, relating to life] * * * cata·bi·ot·ic (kat″ə bi otґik) dissipated… …   Medical dictionary

  • catabiotic — cata·bi·ot·ic …   English syllables

  • catabiotic — |kad.əˌbī|äd.ik, bēˈ adjective Etymology: cata + biotic : of, relating to, or exhibiting catabiosis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Catabiotic force — Force Force, n. [F. force, LL. forcia, fortia, fr. L. fortis strong. See {Fort}, n.] 1. Capacity of exercising an influence or producing an effect; strength or energy of body or mind; active power; vigor; might; often, an unusual degree of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Catabiosis — is the process of growing older, aging and physical degradation.The word comes from Greek kata mdash;down, against, reverse and biosis mdash;way of life and is generally used to describe senscence and degeneration in living organisms and… …   Wikipedia

  • Animal force — Force Force, n. [F. force, LL. forcia, fortia, fr. L. fortis strong. See {Fort}, n.] 1. Capacity of exercising an influence or producing an effect; strength or energy of body or mind; active power; vigor; might; often, an unusual degree of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Centrifugal force — Force Force, n. [F. force, LL. forcia, fortia, fr. L. fortis strong. See {Fort}, n.] 1. Capacity of exercising an influence or producing an effect; strength or energy of body or mind; active power; vigor; might; often, an unusual degree of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Centripetal force — Force Force, n. [F. force, LL. forcia, fortia, fr. L. fortis strong. See {Fort}, n.] 1. Capacity of exercising an influence or producing an effect; strength or energy of body or mind; active power; vigor; might; often, an unusual degree of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coercive force — Force Force, n. [F. force, LL. forcia, fortia, fr. L. fortis strong. See {Fort}, n.] 1. Capacity of exercising an influence or producing an effect; strength or energy of body or mind; active power; vigor; might; often, an unusual degree of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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