biosystem

[ bīō-sĭs′təm ]

n.

A living organism or a system of living organisms that can directly or indirectly interact with others.

Nearby words

  1. biostratigraphy,
  2. biostrome,
  3. biosurgery,
  4. biosynthesis,
  5. biosynthetic,
  6. biosystematics,
  7. biot's respiration,
  8. biot-savart law,
  9. biota,
  10. biotech


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