anaplerosis
The process of replenishment of depleted metabolic cycle or pathway intermediates; most commonly referring to the tricarboxylic acid cycle. [G. filling up, fr. ana-, up, + plerosis, filling, fr. pleroo, to fill]

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ana·ple·ro·sis (an″ə-plĕ-roґsis) [Gr. “filling up, restoration”] anaplerotic reaction.

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