Definitions for Biologybaɪˈɒl ə dʒi
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
bi•ol•o•gybaɪˈɒl ə dʒi(n.)
the scientific study of life or living matter in all its forms and processes.
the living organisms of a region:
the biology of Pennsylvania.
the biological phenomena characteristic of an organism or a group of organisms.
Origin of biology:
1805–15; < G
biology, biological science(noun)
the science that studies living organisms
characteristic life processes and phenomena of living organisms
"the biology of viruses"
all the plant and animal life of a particular region
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
biology(noun)ɪˈɒl ə dʒi
the study of living things
The study of all life or living matter
The living organisms of a particular region.
The structure, function, and behavior of an organism or type of organism.
the biology of the whale
Origin: ; a (modern coinage), with components derived from + . The term (rather, analogous terms) arose in various European languages c. 1800, but the term *βίολογία did not exist in Ancient Greek.
the science of life; that branch of knowledge which treats of living matter as distinct from matter which is not living; the study of living tissue. It has to do with the origin, structure, development, function, and distribution of animals and plants
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the science of animal life in a purely physical reference, or of life in organised bodies generally, including that of plants, in its varied forms and through its successive stages.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
One of the BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE DISCIPLINES concerned with the origin, structure, development, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of animals, plants, and microorganisms.
Translations for Biology
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the science of living things
human biology; (also adjective) a biology lesson.
- بيولوجيا: عِلْمِ الأَحْياءArabic
- biologiaPortuguese (BR)
- biologie; biologickýCzech
- die BiologieGerman
- زیست شناسیFarsi
- (de) biologieFrench
- bioloģija; bioloģijas-Latvian
- زیست شناسیPersian
- (de) biologieRomanian
- biológia; biologickýSlovak
- 生物學Chinese (Trad.)
- sinh vật họcVietnamese
- 生物学Chinese (Simp.)
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