the study of language functions as they relate to or derive from the biological characteristics of an organism.
pertaining to biology. of or relating to the products and operations of applied biology: a biological test. Pharmacology. any substance, as a serum or vaccine, derived from animal products or other biological sources and used to treat or prevent disease. Contemporary Examples Obama Warns Assad: Chemical Weapons Are ‘a Red Line for Us’ Mike Giglio […]
- Biological accumulation
the accumulation within living organisms of toxic substances occurring in the environment.
- Biological child
any child conceived rather than adopted by a specified parent, and therefore carrying genes from the parent. Contemporary Examples Why I Choose to Be Child-Free: Readers Share Their Stories Harry Siegel February 26, 2013 More Big Love Questions Answered Jace Lacob March 9, 2010 What You Should Know About Woody Allen’s Feud With Mia and […]
- Biological control
the control of pests by interference with their ecological status, as by introducing a natural enemy or a pathogen into the environment. Historical Examples The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches Louis M. Roth The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches Louis M. Roth The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches Louis M. Roth The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches Louis M. […]