metabolic pool


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met·a·bol·ic pool

the quantity of a given chemical compound or group of related compounds participating in metabolic reactions; may constitute only a portion of the total bodily content of such compounds.
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metabolic pool

All of the chemical compounds included in metabolic processes in the body.
See also: pool
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