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Usage examples for metabolism

  1. Every day science is getting closer to the control of metabolism. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  2. 2. The metabolism in pellagra shows certain definite changes from the normal, which point to decreased gastric secretion and increased intestinal putrefaction. – The Vitamine Manual by Walter H. Eddy
  3. Just as soon as the diet is made a little more rigid and the sugar metabolism improves, then exercise can be taken and will benefit the patient. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  4. A cure consists in changing the manner of living to such a rational standard that full resistance and a balanced metabolism is established. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  5. Despite all the laws of physics, their body temperature had remained constant after it had reached seventy- four, showing that some form of very slow metabolism was going on. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  6. It is very probable that in the early stages of development the metabolism of the body would be considerably different from that of the adult stage, and the same combination of hormones would not be present. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  7. For scholastic philosophers unity of life in the living thing, involving the fact of memory in animals, is explained by the perfectly intelligible and will- grounded teaching that there is in each individual living thing a formative and vital principle which is substantial, a forma substantialis, which unites, in the abiding self- identical unity of a complete individual composite substance, the material principle of the corporeal substances which thus go, in the incessant process of substantial change known as metabolism, to form partially, and to support the substantial continuity of, the living individual. – Ontology or the Theory of Being by Peter Coffey
  8. But then what kind of a fancy- pants metabolism could you expect out of an organism that fed on nothing but Lake Michigan water, right out of the reservoir? – The Water Eater by Win Marks
  9. An osmotic production is the arena of complicated chemical phenomena which produce a veritable metabolism. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc
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