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bioactivity

[ bahy-oh-ak-tiv-i-tee ]
/ ˌbaɪ oʊ ækˈtɪv ɪ ti /
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noun
any effect on, interaction with, or response from living tissue.
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Origin of bioactivity

First recorded in 1970–75; bio- + activity

OTHER WORDS FROM bioactivity

bi·o·ac·tive, adjective
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Medical definitions for bioactivity

bioactivity
[ bī′ō-ăk-tĭvĭ-tē ]

n.
The effect of a given agent, such as a vaccine, upon a living organism or on living tissue.
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