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bi·o·in·for·mat·ics

 (bī′ō-ĭn′fər-măt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The use of computer science, mathematics, and information theory to organize and analyze complex biological data, especially genetic data. Also called biocomputing.

bioinformatics

(ˌbaɪəʊˌɪnfəˈmætɪks)
n (functioning as singular)
1. (Biochemistry) the branch of information science concerned with large databases of biochemical or pharmaceutical information
2. (Pharmacology) the branch of information science concerned with large databases of biochemical or pharmaceutical information
Translations
bioinformatika
biokomputiko
bioinformatique

bioinformatics

[ˌbaɪəʊˌɪnfərˈmætɪks] nbioinformatique f
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