commercial products derived from biotechnology.
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.
biological products such as vaccines and therapeutic sera, used to induce immunity to infectious diseases or harmful substances of biological origin
of or relating to biology
(of a detergent) containing enzymes said to be capable of removing stains of organic origin from items to be washed
(usually pl) a drug, such as a vaccine, that is derived from a living organism
the science of life or living matter in all its forms and phenomena, especially with reference to origin, growth, reproduction, structure, and behavior. the living organisms of a region: the biology of Pennsylvania. the biological phenomena characteristic of an organism or a group of organisms: She is studying the biology of worms, especially in regard […]
the use or emphasis of biological principles or methods in explaining human, especially social, behavior.
a specialist in biology. Contemporary Examples How Climate Change Is Causing Chaos in the Animal Kingdom Nina Strochlic January 22, 2014 Whole Foods: America’s Temple of Pseudoscience Michael Schulson February 22, 2014 It’s Not ‘The End of Men’—But They Are in Trouble Jessica Bennett September 11, 2012 What It Takes to Kill a Grizzly Bear […]
disintegration of organic matter through the biochemical action of living organisms, as bacteria. noun the death and dissolution of a living organism the disintegration of organic matter by the action of bacteria etc