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Antonyms for endergonic

(biochemistry) of a process accompanied by or requiring the absorption of energy

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This energy is used by the cell to carry out endergonic reactions.
19) In a second approach, biological organization is a process that couples endergonic processes to the exergonic ones, therefore thermodynamically uphill processes to downhill ones.
The active movement of ions requires energy and is thus an endergonic reaction.