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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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biophysics

(ˌbaɪəʊˈfɪzɪks)
n
(General Physics) (functioning as singular) the physics of biological processes and the application of methods used in physics to biology
ˌbioˈphysical adj
ˌbioˈphysically adv
biophysicist n
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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.
[1890–95]
bi`o•phys′i•cal, adj.
bi`o•phys′i•cal•ly, adv.
bi`o•phys′i•cist (-ˈfɪz ə sɪst) n.
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bi·o·phys·ics

(bī′ō-fĭz′ĭks)
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.
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biophysics

the branch of physics that deals with living things. — biophysicist, n.biophysical, adj.
See also: Physics
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.biophysics - physics as applied to biological problems
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
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Translations
biofysiikka
biofizika
biofizika
biofizică
biofysik

biophysics

[ˌbaɪəʊˈfɪzɪks] NSINGbiofísica f
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biophysics

[ˌbaɪəʊˈfɪzɪks] nbiophysique f
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biophysics

[ˌbaɪəʊˈfɪzɪks] nsgbiofisica
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Zhang L, Dawes WR, Hatton TJ (1996) Modelling hydrologic processes using a biophysically based model--application of WAVES to FIFE and HAPEX-MOBILHY Journal of Hydrology 185, 147-169.
Many ion channels in these neuron groups have been physiologically, pharmacologically and biophysically characterized, wherein their function in the relevant nucleus and the extent of their contribution to signal formation and transmission were defined (4, 5).
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Since the new strategy using 75 g OGTT as one-step screening is still controversial, and the prevalence of GDM varies among different racial groups, together with that it has never been tested in our obstetric population or those in most developing countries, where the people are biophysically different, we conducted this study to evaluate its effectiveness in our population.
Its main goal is to model the imaging data as a set of interpretable features (independent components), most of which characterize biophysically plausible modes of variability across all of the subjects' images.
The current study aimed to analyze the data from multiple virtual clinical trials simulated with the use of the biophysically detailed model of human cardiac cells physiology.
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Some regional NRM planners questioned the utility of spatially and biophysically fixed policy and governance when 'places' and systems are changing.
However, as will be discussed below, negative correlations between VHPs and SPEI are also biophysically plausible under some conditions.