Meaning of METABOLIC in English


met ‧ a ‧ bol ‧ ic /ˌmetəˈbɒlɪk◂ $ -ˈbɑː-/ BrE AmE adjective [only before noun]

relating to your body’s metabolism

(high/low) metabolic rate

Fish normally have a high metabolic rate.

Exercise can increase your metabolic rate.

the metabolic activity of the brain

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.