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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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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. It is partly for this reason that it is so important to understand the fundamental position of instinct in prompting both animal and human behaviour.
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.
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KIM Kardashian's surrogate was a "gestational carrier" - meaning her new baby girl is biologically both hers and Kanye's.
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However, my sister wants a newborn and is keen for the baby to be biologically his.
The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Harvard Univ., has introduced a multi-functional colorimetric indicator film that is as easy to use as pH paper, but can function with application to any type of liquid.
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