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bi·o·phys·ics

 (bī′ō-fĭz′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The science that deals with the application of physics to biological processes and phenomena.

bi′o·phys′i·cal adj.
bi′o·phys′i·cal·ly adv.
bi′o·phys′i·cist n.
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Noun1.biophysicist - a physicist who applies the methods of physics to biology
physicist - a scientist trained in physics
Translations

biophysicist

[ˌbaɪəʊˈfɪzɪsɪst] Nbiofísico/a m/f

biophysicist

[ˌbaɪəʊˈfɪzɪsɪst] nbiofisico/a
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