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cryobiology

[krahy-oh-bahy-ol-uh-jee]
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noun
  1. the study of the effects of very low temperatures on living organisms and biological systems.

Origin of cryobiology

First recorded in 1955–60; cryo- + biology
Related formscry·o·bi·o·log·i·cal [krahy-oh-bahy-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌkraɪ oʊˌbaɪ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectivecry·o·bi·ol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for cryobiology

cryobiology

noun
  1. the branch of biology concerned with the study of the effects of very low temperatures on organisms
Derived Formscryobiologist, noun
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cryobiology in Medicine

cryobiology

(krī′ō-bī-ŏlə-jē)
n.
  1. The study of the effects of very low temperatures on living organisms.
Related formscry′o•bi′o•logi•cal (-bī′ə-lŏjĭ-kəl) adj.cry′o•bi•olo•gist n.
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cryobiology in Science

cryobiology

[krī′ō-bī-ŏlə-jē]
  1. The scientific study of the effects of very low temperatures on living organisms.
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