biocentric

[ bahy-oh-sen-trik ]
/ ˌbaɪ oʊˈsɛn trɪk /
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adjective

centered in life; having life as its principal fact.

Origin of biocentric

First recorded in 1885–90; bio- + -centric
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Word Origin and History for biocentric

biocentric


adj.

also bio-centric, 1889, from bio- + -centric. Anti-biocentric attested from 1882.

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