[ ek-soh-bahy-ol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌɛk soʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi /
the study of life beyond the earth's atmosphere, as on other planets.
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OTHER WORDS FROM exobiologyex·o·bi·o·log·i·cal [ek-soh-bahy-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌɛk soʊˌbaɪ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectiveex·o·bi·ol·o·gist, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for exobiologist
I'm an exobiologist with a supplementary degree in anthropology.Sense of Obligation|Henry Maxwell Dempsey (AKA Harry Harrison)
I'm an exobiologist, with a supplementary degree in anthropology.
This is going to be a three-man team, you, me and an exobiologist.
British Dictionary definitions for exobiologist
/ (ˌɛksəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /
another name for astrobiology
Derived forms of exobiologyexobiologist, noun
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Scientific definitions for exobiologist
[ ĕk′sō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē ]
The branch of biology that deals with the search for extraterrestrial life and the effects of extraterrestrial surroundings on living organisms. Also called astrobiology
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