An example of anabolism is bone growth.
Origin of anabolism; from Classical Greek anabol?, a rising up ; from ana-, up + bol?, a stroke ; from ballein, to throw (see ball) + -ism
Origin of anabolismana– + (meta)bolism.
(usually uncountable, plural anabolisms)
From Ancient Greek ἀνά (ana, “up”) + βάλλω (ballō, “I throw”) + -ism. Formed in analogy with metabolism.