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 (bī′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) also bi·o·log·ic (-lŏj′ĭk)
1. Of, relating to, caused by, or affecting life or living organisms: biological processes such as growth and digestion.
2. Having to do with biology.
3. Related by genetic lineage: the child's biological parents; his biological sister.
4. Being male or female by having the chromosomes for that sex: a biological female.
5. Of or relating to biological weapons: biological warfare.
A biologic.

bi′o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.biologically - with respect to biologybiologically - with respect to biology; "biologically related"
biyolojik olarak


[ˌbaɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəlɪ] ADV [active, programmed, determined] → biológicamente; [different] → desde el punto de vista biológico
biologically speaking it provides a source of variationdesde el punto de vista biológico proporciona una fuente de variación


[ˌbaɪəˈlɒdʒɪkli] adv [determined, programmed] → biologiquement; [active, different] → biologiquement
biologically speaking → d'un point de vue biologiquebiological warfare nguerre f biologiquebiological weapon narme f biologique




(baiˈolədʒi) noun
the science of living things. human biology; (also adjective) a biology lesson.
bioˈlogical (-ˈlo-) adjective
bioˈlogically (-ˈlo-) adverb
biˈologist noun
biological warfare
the use of germs as a weapon.
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Unless Freddy is biologically repulsive to her, and Higgins biologically attractive to a degree that overwhelms all her other instincts, she will, if she marries either of them, marry Freddy.
The scum of the scrapings of the bottom of the human pit, biologically speaking, resides in Taka-Tiki.
The essence of instinct, one might say, is that it provides a mechanism for acting without foresight in a manner which is usually advantageous biologically.
These materials can be used alone or in combination with biologically active molecules, and can be delivered in many forms including as injectable liquids, sprays, gels, pastes or preformed implants.
Through this project, the Successful Respondent will compare the treatment efficiencies of two tertiary wastewater treatment options: (1) full advanced treatment and (2) ozone biologically activated carbon treatment.
The tibial and femoral prostheses are investment cast and surface treated with a number of biologically inert and non-biologically active materials.
Civil and other engineers, mathematicians, computer scientists, and other contributors summarize the current status of biologically inspired computation and swarm intelligence, looking at both fundamentals and applications of algorithms based on swarm intelligence and other biological systems.
It contains a biologically active agent selected from the group consisting of terbinafine, naftifine, amorolfine, butenafine, derivatives thereof, salts thereof, or combinations thereof; a delivery vehicle comprising a non-polymeric crystallization inhibitor that is capable of delaying crystallization of the biologically active agent, and a film-former; a volatile solvent in an amount selected to create a subsaturated solution of said biologically active agent; and water.
Cases of struma ovarii were considered biologically malignant if any one of the 3 following criteria were met: (1) extraovarian spread was detected at presentation; (2) tumor was detected on the ovarian serosa; or (3) there was recurrence after initial surgery, regardless of histology.
The active toxic A-chain is covalently linked via a disulfide bond to the sugar binding B-chain, this bond being biologically important as the individual chains are biologically inactive.
They reviewed the literature to determine whether levels of oxidatively damaged DNA and lipid peroxidation products in cells or bodily fluids from humans might be useful biomarkers of biologically effective dose in studies on the health effects of exposure to PM.
In this case biologically active food supplements (BAFS) are concentrates of the natural substances, which are allocated from animal (including sea), mineral, vegetative fibers.

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