biopoiesis

/ (ˌbaɪəʊpɔɪˈiːsɪs) /

noun

the development of living matter from nonliving matter, esp considered as an evolutionary process

Nearby words

  1. biophysics,
  2. biopic,
  3. biopiracy,
  4. bioplasm,
  5. bioplastic,
  6. biopolymer,
  7. bioprocess,
  8. bioprospecting,
  9. biopsy,
  10. biopsychic

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