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- The biochemical processes that sustain a living cell or organism.
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- The biochemical processes whereby nutritive material is converted to living matter, or aids in building living matter, or by which complex substances and food are broken down into simple substances.
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- acclimatization, biotic factor, Ecosystem, microtubule, secondary metabolism