anabolic anabolic  /ˌæ nə ˈbɑ lɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or related to the synthetic phase of metabolism
  2. (adj) characterized by or promoting constructive metabolism

Usage(s):

  1. Currently only one anabolic agent, called teriparatide, is available.
  2. We have a wealth of data concerning, for example, androgenic anabolic steroids.
  3. Months after the Games, it emerged that four athletes whose urine was checked by the HRMS had tested positive for anabolic steroids.

News

  1. Doping-Spanish police detain 84 people, seize illegal products

    MADRID, June 23 (Reuters) - Spanish police have taken 84 people into custody and seized more than 700,000 doses of illegal doping products imported from Greece, China and Portugal, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday. "Officers have dismantled two organisations importing the products, which can cause severe damage to health," the Ministry said in a statement. Police seized anabolic steroids ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Elementus Fitness Announces The Release Of The Anabolic Protocol "The Ultimate Muscle Maximization Formula"

    Those looking to put on serious muscle mass in the fastest amount of time humanly possible, utilizing scientifically proven concepts, should check out theanabolicprotocol.com (PRWeb June 21, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10847990.htm
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Anabolic Cooking Book Review Exposes Dave Ruel’s Top 10 ‘Anabolicious’ Recipes for BodyBuilders

    Daily Gossip reveals one ‘anabolicious’ recipe from Dave Ruel’s Anabolic Cook Book every week. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Anabolic-Cooking-Review/Top-10/prweb10847914.htm
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Mitchell said he found that for more than a decade "there has been widespread illegal use of anabolic steroids and other performance-enhancing substances," by MLB players in violation of federal law and baseball policy.
    on Dec 13, 2007 By: George Mitchell Source: MarketWatch

  2. The affidavit also alleged Grimsley told federal agents that Roberts, Gibbons and Tejada "took anabolic steroids."
    on Sep 30, 2006 By: Jason Grimsley Source: ESPN

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