anabolic

(redirected from anabolicly)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

an·a·bol·ic

(an'ă-bol'ik),
Relating to or promoting anabolism.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

anabolic

Biochemistry
adjective Referring to anabolism, the building of tissue, as that driven by anabolic steroids.

Popular health
noun A nutritional supplement used to build proteins and increase muscle mass.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·a·bol·ic

(an'ă-bol'ik)
Relating to or promoting anabolism.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

anabolic

1. Pertaining to a chemical reaction in which small molecules, such as amino acids, are combined to form larger molecules, such as proteins.
2. Of any substance that increases the rate of metabolism of a cell or organism.
3. Of a drug, such as a male sex hormone, that promotes body bulk.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

an·a·bol·ic

(an'ă-bol'ik)
Relating to or promoting anabolism.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012