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prebiological

[pree-bahy-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌpri baɪ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to chemicals or environmental conditions existing before the development of the first living things.
Also, prebiotic
[pree-bahy-ot-ik] /ˌpri baɪˈɒt ɪk/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of prebiological
1950-1955
First recorded in 1950-55; pre- + biological
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British Dictionary definitions for prebiotic

prebiotic

/ˌpriːbaɪˈɒtɪk/
adjective
1.
occurring or existing before the emergence of life
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