[ as-troh-bahy-ol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌæs troʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi /
(not in technical use) exobiology.
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OTHER WORDS FROM astrobiologyas·tro·bi·o·log·i·cal [as-troh-bi-uh-loj-i-kuhl], /ˌæs troʊˌbɪ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjective
Words nearby astrobiology
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British Dictionary definitions for astrobiology
/ (ˌæstrəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of biology that investigates the possibility of life elsewhere in the universe
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Scientific definitions for astrobiology
[ ăs′trō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē ]
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