biodynamics
noun plural but singular in construction see biodynamic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Biodynamics — Bi o*dy*nam ics, n. [Gr. bi os life + E. dynamics.] 1. (Biol.) The doctrine of vital forces or energy. [archaic] [1913 Webster] 2. The branch of biology which treats of the active vital phenomena of organisms; opposed to {biostatics}. [Webster… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • biodynamics — The science dealing with the force or energy of living matter. [bio + G. dynamis, force] * * * bio·dy·nam·ics dī nam iks n pl but sing or pl in constr 1) the dynamic relationships existing between organisms, their physiology, and their… …   Medical dictionary

  • biodynamics — “+ noun plural but singular or plural in construction Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary bi (II) + dynamics : biodynamic state, factors, or condition the biodynamics of a watercourse the biodynamics of sewage purification …   Useful english dictionary

  • biodynamics — biodinamika statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Biofizikos (biomechanikos) mokslo šaka, tirianti gyvųjų organizmų jėgas ir jų veikimą; mokslas apie gyvos materijos jėgą ir energiją. kilmė gr. bios – gyvybė + dinamika atitikmenys …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • biodynamics — biodynamic, biodynamical, adj. /buy oh duy nam iks, di /, n. (used with a sing. v.) the branch of biology dealing with energy or the activity of living organisms (opposed to biostatics). [BIO + DYNAMICS] * * * …   Universalium

  • biodynamics — noun Biodynamic agricultural practices …   Wiktionary

  • biodynamics — n. branch of science researching energy and function in organisms …   English contemporary dictionary

  • biodynamics — plural noun [treated as sing.] 1》 the study of physical motion or dynamics in living systems. 2》 a method of organic farming that incorporates certain astrological and spiritual principles and practices. Derivatives biodynamic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • biodynamics — bio·dynamics …   English syllables

  • biodynamics — bi•o•dy•nam•ics [[t]ˌbaɪ oʊ daɪˈnæm ɪks, dɪ [/t]] n. (used with a sing. v.) bio the branch of biology dealing with energy or the activity of living organisms bi o•dy•nam′ic, bi o•dy•nam′i•cal, adj …   From formal English to slang

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