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macrobiosis

[mak-roh-bahy-oh-sis]
noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. long life.
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Origin of macrobiosis

First recorded in 1900–05; macro- + -biosis
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Examples from the Web for macrobiosis

Historical Examples

  • There are instances of longevity (macrobiosis) in our own country.

    The Devil's Dictionary

    Ambrose Bierce