to care for a cat while its owner is away
cat-sitter, n; cat-sitting, n
Never mind the fact that someone asked Karl Lagerfeld to cat-sit.
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a person who is opposed to baptism.
catabiotic catabiotic cat·a·bi·ot·ic (kāt’ə-bī-ŏt’ĭk) adj. Relating to the dissipation or using up of energy derived from food in the performance of bodily functions.
destructive metabolism; the breaking down in living organisms of more complex substances into simpler ones, with the release of energy (opposed to anabolism). noun a metabolic process in which complex molecules are broken down into simple ones with the release of energy; destructive metabolism Compare anabolism adj. 1876; see catabolism + -ic. n. 1876, katabolism, […]
to cause (a nutrient or other substance) to undergo catabolism. to be subjected to catabolism.