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metabolize in Nutrition topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmetabolizeme‧ta‧bol‧ize (also metabolise British English) /məˈtæbəlaɪz/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 HBMto change food in your body into energy and new cells, using chemical processes→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
metabolizeThe company argued that it is not a drug because the body does not metabolize it.