biophysics(redirected from Biophysical environment)
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n. (used with a sing. verb)
The science that deals with the application of physics to biological processes and phenomena.
(General Physics) (functioning as singular) the physics of biological processes and the application of methods used in physics to biology
bi•o•phys•ics(ˌbaɪ oʊˈfɪz ɪks)
n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of biology that applies the methods of physics to the study of biological structures and processes.
bi`o•phys′i•cist (-ˈfɪz ə sɪst) n.
The science of using the laws of physics to understand biological processes. Biophysics involves the study of specific characteristics of living things, such as the ability of bats to navigate using echolocation.
the branch of physics that deals with living things. — biophysicist, n. — biophysical, adj.See also: Physics