of or having to do with a biochemical reaction requiring the absorption of energy, as photosynthesis or anabolism
Origin of endergonicend(o)- + Classical Greek ergon, work + -ic
Requiring energy: an endergonic chemical reaction.
Origin of endergonicend(o)– + Greek ergon, work; see werg- in Indo-European roots + –ic.
(comparative more endergonic, superlative most endergonic)