bioscopy

[ bahy-os-kuh-pee ]
/ baɪˈɒs kə pi /

noun, plural bi·os·co·pies. Medicine/Medical.

examination of a body to discover whether or not it is alive.

Nearby words

  1. bios,
  2. biosafety,
  3. bioscience,
  4. bioscope,
  5. bioscopic,
  6. biosensor,
  7. biosocial,
  8. biosociology,
  9. biosolids,
  10. biospectrometry

Origin of bioscopy


Related formsbi·o·scop·ic [bahy-uh-skop-ik] /ˌbaɪ əˈskɒp ɪk/, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for bioscopy

bioscopy

/ (baɪˈɒskəpɪ) /

noun plural -pies

examination of a body to determine whether it is alive
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Medicine definitions for bioscopy

bioscopy

[ bī-ŏskə-pē ]

n.

Medical examination of a body to determine the presence or absence of life.

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