Of or pertaining to metamorphosis; pertaining to, or involving, change. (adjective)
Of or pertaining to metabolism; as, metabolic activity; metabolic force. (adjective)
Examples of word metabolic
Building up muscle mass is going to cause you to burn more calories and increase what we call your metabolic rate.
But the bad news is there's more obesity, more, what we call metabolic syndrome or pre-diabetes in the population in our young people.
In addition to our diagnostic and treatment services, we provide training in metabolic diseases and support active research programs that have made important contributions to the field.
Specific interests in metabolic disorders; acute lymphoblastic leukemia and physiologic management in the ICU as a moderator of outcome from traumatic brain injury.
Although the schedule is individualized according to a person's prior experiences, interests and training, the usual rotations include: the Clinical Genetics service the Biochemical Genetics service, including experience in metabolic screening laboratory rotation (cytogenetics, biochemical genetics, molecular genetics) adult medical genetics at HUP prenatal Genetics at HUP