a love of life and the living world; the affinity of human beings for other life forms.
an innate love for the natural world, supposed to be felt universally by humankind
the branch of biology that applies the methods of physics to the study of biological structures and processes. Historical Examples The Civilization of Illiteracy Mihai Nadin The Civilization of Illiteracy Mihai Nadin noun (functioning as sing) the physics of biological processes and the application of methods used in physics to biology bi’o·phys’i·cal adj. bi’o·phys’i·cal·ly adv. […]
a biographical movie or TV show. Contemporary Examples Jamie Foxx on ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2,’ Donald Sterling’s Racism, and Bill O’Reilly’s TV Act Marlow Stern April 27, 2014 Christopher Nolan Uncut: On ‘Interstellar,’ Ben Affleck’s Batman, and the Future of Mankind Marlow Stern November 9, 2014 The Ultimate Rock Trivia Quiz Peter Lauria October 27, […]
plastic suitable for use as a biomaterial. Contemporary Examples Your Favorite Facewash Is Hurting Nemo Alexa C. Kurzius June 17, 2014 Historical Examples Life: Its True Genesis R. W. Wright A New Order of Fishlike Amphibia From the Pennsylvanian of Kansas Theodore H. Eaton
noun the development of living matter from nonliving matter, esp considered as an evolutionary process