An example of anabolism is bone growth.
Origin of anabolismfrom 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.