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word-forming element making nouns implying a practice, system, doctrine, etc., from French -isme or directly from Latin -isma, -ismus (source also of Italian, Spanish -ismo, Dutch, German -ismus), from Greek -ismos, noun ending signifying the practice or teaching of a thing, from the stem of verbs in -izein, a verb-forming element denoting the doing of the noun or adjective to which it is attached. For distinction of use, see -ity. The related Greek suffix -isma(t)- affects some forms.
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updated on January 07, 2017
Definitions of anabolism from WordNet
the synthesis in living organisms of more complex substances (e.g., living tissue) from simpler ones together with the storage of energy;
Synonyms: constructive metabolism
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