bioscience

[ bahy-oh-sahy-uhns ]
/ ˈbaɪ oʊˌsaɪ əns /

noun

any science that deals with the biological aspects of living organisms.

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Origin of bioscience

First recorded in 1960–65; bio- + science

OTHER WORDS FROM bioscience

bi·o·sci·en·tif·ic [bahy-oh-sahy-uhn-tif-ik], /ˌbaɪ oʊˌsaɪ ənˈtɪf ɪk/, adjectivebi·o·sci·en·tist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for bioscience

bioscience
/ (ˈbaɪəʊˌsaɪəns) /

noun

another name for a life science
the life sciences collectively

Derived forms of bioscience

bioscientific, adjectivebioscientist, noun
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Medical definitions for bioscience

bioscience
[ bī′ō-sīəns ]

n.

life science

Other words from bioscience

bi′o•sci′en•tific (-sī′ən-tĭfĭk) adj.bi′o•scien•tist n.
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