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1. destructive-metabolic

adjective. of or relating to catabolism.

Synonyms

  • katabolic
  • energy-releasing

Antonyms

  • endoergic
  • endothermic
  • constructive-metabolic

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Example sentences of the word destructive-distillation


1. Noun Phrase
Coke is a byproduct of the destructive distillation of coal.

2. self-destructive

adjective. dangerous to yourself or your interests.

Synonyms

  • unsafe
  • dangerous

Antonyms

  • invulnerable
  • secure
  • protected

Etymology

  • destructive (English)
  • destructivus (Latin)
  • self- (English)

3. distillation

noun. ['ˌdɪstəˈleɪʃən'] the process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors.

Synonyms

  • natural process
  • distillment
  • activity
  • action

Antonyms

  • sink
  • source
  • inactivity
  • discontinuance

4. distillation

noun. ['ˌdɪstəˈleɪʃən'] a purified liquid produced by condensation from a vapor during distilling; the product of distilling.

Synonyms

  • liquid

Antonyms

  • discontinuation
  • peristalsis

5. destructive

adjective. ['dɪˈstrʌktɪv'] causing destruction or much damage.

Synonyms

  • vitriolic
  • ravaging
  • damaging
  • negative
  • harmful
  • ruinous
  • corrosive
  • wasteful
  • crushing
  • mordant
  • erosive
  • devastating
  • iconoclastic
  • cataclysmic
  • annihilating
  • annihilative
  • withering
  • soul-destroying
  • blasting
  • cataclysmal

Antonyms

  • neutral
  • constructive
  • positive
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • destructivus (Latin)
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