the branch of biology dealing with energy or the activity of living organisms (opposed to biostatics).
A Wine Revolution Sophie Menin May 22, 2011
(functioning as sing) the branch of biology that deals with the energy production and activities of organisms
the study of the interrelations among living organisms in their natural environment; ecology. noun another word for ecology (sense 1) noun Word Origin
of or relating to electric phenomena occurring in living organisms. noun electricity generated by a living organism
Also called biomedical engineering. the application of engineering principles and techniques to problems in medicine and biology, as the design and production of artificial limbs and organs. the branch of engineering that deals with applications of biological processes to the manufacture of products, as the use of fermentation to produce beer. noun the design and […]
noun a biofuel based on alcohol which may be combined with petrol for use in vehicles bioethanol (bī’ō-ěth’ə-nôl’) See under biofuel.