biochemical
biochemical i`o*chem"ic*al adj. of or pertaining to biochemistry. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • biochemical — i o*chem ic*al n. a chemical substance produced by a living organism, or such a substance produced synthetically. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • biochemical — also bio chemical, 1851, after Ger. biochemisch, from BIO (Cf. bio ) + CHEMICAL (Cf. chemical). Related: Biochemically …   Etymology dictionary

  • biochemical — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1851 1. of or relating to biochemistry 2. characterized by, produced by, or involving chemical reactions in living organisms < a biochemical defect in the brain > • biochemical noun • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Biochemical — Relating to biochemistry, the application of the tools and concepts of chemistry to living systems. Biochemists study such things as the structures and physical properties of biological molecules, including proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, and… …   Medical dictionary

  • biochemical — [[t]ba͟ɪoʊke̱mɪk(ə)l[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Biochemical changes, reactions, and mechanisms relate to the chemical processes that happen in living things …   English dictionary

  • biochemical — biochemistry ► NOUN ▪ the branch of science concerned with the chemical processes which occur within living organisms. DERIVATIVES biochemical adjective biochemist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • biochemical — See biochemistry. * * * …   Universalium

  • biochemical — 1. adjective a) of, or relating to biochemistry b) characterized by, produced by, or involving chemical processes in living organisms 2. noun a chemical substance derived from a …   Wiktionary

  • biochemical — Synonyms and related words: acid, acidity, agent, alkali, alkalinity, alloisomer, anion, antacid, atom, base, basic, cation, chemical, chemical element, chemicobiological, chemicoengineering, chemicomineralogical, chemicophysical, chemurgic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • biochemical — bi|o|chem|i|cal [ ,baıou kemıkl ] adjective relating to the chemical substances and processes in living things ╾ bi|o|chem|i|cal|ly adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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