autophagy Autophagie


autophagy = Autophagie

Pronunciation =  autophagy

Pronunciation in German = Autophagie

autophagy in German: Autophagie

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: consumption of the body’s own tissue as a metabolic process occurring in starvation and certain diseases. 

Definition in German: Verbrauch von körpereigenem Gewebe als Stoffwechselprozess bei Hunger und bestimmten Krankheiten.

Examples in English:

  • the process of starvation-induced autophagy was recently the focus of extensive research

Examples in German:

  • der Prozess der hungerinduzierten Autophagie stand in letzter Zeit im Mittelpunkt umfangreicher Forschungen

Synonyms of autophagy

Synonyms in German NA
Synonyms in English NA

Antonyms of autophagy

Antonyms in German NA
Antonyms in English NA

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