[ bahy-oh-stuh-tis-tiks ]
/ ˌbaɪ oʊ stəˈtɪs tɪks /
noun (used with a singular verb)
the application of statistics to biological and medical data.
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OTHER WORDS FROM biostatisticsbi·o·stat·is·ti·cian [bahy-oh-stat-uh-stish-uhn], /ˌbaɪ oʊˌstæt əˈstɪʃ ən/, noun
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Medical definitions for biostatistics
[ bī′ō-stə-tĭs′tĭks ]
The science of statistics applied to the analysis of biological or medical data.
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