Which of the following is the most comprehensive definition of metabolism in living organisms?Metabolism manages the increase in entropy in an organismMetabolism consists of all the energy transformation reactions in an organismMetabolism refers to the sum of all biochemical pathways involved in the synthesis of macromoleculesMetabolism depends on a constant supply of energy from food

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Which of the following is the most comprehensive definition of metabolism in living organisms?

  1. Metabolism manages the increase in entropy in an organism
  2. Metabolism consists of all the energy transformation reactions in an organism
  3. Metabolism refers to the sum of all biochemical pathways involved in the synthesis of macromolecules
  4. Metabolism depends on a constant supply of energy from food
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Metabolism is set of processes that is necessary for life.

Metabolism, the sum of the chemical reactions that take place within each cell of a living organism and that provide energy for vital p...

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