Definitions for anabolicˌæn əˈbɒl ɪk
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of or related to the synthetic phase of metabolism
characterized by or promoting constructive metabolism
"some athletes take anabolic steroids to increase muscle size temporarily"
An anabolic steroid.
Of, or concerning anabolism.
pertaining to anabolism; an anabolic changes, or processes, more or less constructive in their nature
Origin: [Gr. something heaped up; + a stroke.]
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It's moving at a speed that make a glacier look like it's been taking anabolic steroids.
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