adverb see metabolic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • metabolically — adverb involving metabolism metabolically important substances • Derived from adjective: ↑metabolic …   Useful english dictionary

  • metabolically — See metabolic. * * * …   Universalium

  • metabolically — adverb a) In a metabolic manner. b) Concerning metabolism …   Wiktionary

  • metabolically — metÉ™ bÉ‘lɪ / bÉ’l adv. (Physiology, Chemistry) by or of the metabolic system (process by which food is broken down in the body to create energy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • metabolically — meta·bol·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • metabolically — See: metabolic …   English dictionary

  • metabolically challenged — adjective a) (in jocular imitation of political correctness) Of a person, dead. b) More generally, having difficulty with metabolism …   Wiktionary

  • ergastic substances — Metabolically inert products of photosynthesis, such as starch grains and fat globules …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • metabolic — metabolically, adv. /met euh bol ik/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or affected by metabolism. 2. undergoing metamorphosis. [1735 45; < Gk metabolikós changeable, equiv. to metabol(é) (see METABOLISM) + ikos IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • Evolutionary psychology — (EP) attempts to explain mental and psychological traits such as memory, perception, or language as adaptations, that is, as the functional products of natural selection or sexual selection. Adaptationist thinking about physiological mechanisms,… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”