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The process of breaking a complex substance down into smaller components is called what?

  • Bio-Chemistry -

    Analysis is probably the word you are searching for?


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    As your subject is bio-chemistry, perhaps digestion?

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    or perhaps degradation?

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    or fractionalization?

  • Bio-Chemistry -

    This looks like a poll. I vote for digestion. Well, [destructive] metabolism would work also. Study the assigned materials and let them be your guide.

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