- A chemical process in which oxygen is used to make energy from carbohydrates (sugars). Also called aerobic respiration, cell respiration, and aerobic metabolism.
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oxidative phosphorylation — noun an enzymatic process in cell metabolism that synthesizes ATP from ADP • Hypernyms: ↑organic process, ↑biological process • Part Holonyms: ↑Krebs cycle, ↑Krebs citric acid cycle, ↑citric acid cycle, ↑tricarboxylic acid cycle … Useful english dictionary
Metabolism — The whole range of biochemical processes that occur within us (or any living organism). Metabolism consists both of anabolism and catabolism (the buildup and breakdown of substances, respectively). The term is commonly used to refer specifically… … Medical dictionary
aerobic metabolism — A chemical process in which oxygen is used to make energy from carbohydrates (sugars). Also called aerobic respiration, oxidative metabolism, and cell respiration … English dictionary of cancer terms
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