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biological

(archaic), biologic
1. of or relating to biology
2. (of a detergent) containing enzymes said to be capable of removing stains of organic origin from items to be washed
3. a drug, such as a vaccine, that is derived from a living organism

biological

[¦bī·ə¦läj·ə·kəl]
(biology)
Of or pertaining to life or living organisms.
(immunology)
A biological product used to induce immunity to various infectious diseases or noxious substances of biological origin.
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To determine how commonly trace exposures trigger unanticipated biological, impacts, Calabrese's team has analyzed databases of biological responses to potentially toxic chemicals, each throughout a broad range of doses.
Another aspect that makes Biological Weapons worth reading is the influence that the science-for-peace movement had on the Nixon Administration's decision to end the US biological weapons program.
The ease with which we can observe and apply knowledge across model systems must be exploited so that we can efficiently understand the biological and clinical importance of environmentally responsive genes.
The biological tests use a harmless spore that has the same hardiness characteristics as biological agents such as anthrax.
Another biological factor affecting the determination of Major Depressive Disorder centered on the prefrontal cortex in the brain.
from Salt Lake City, Utah, stepped forward with JBAIDS, the latest in biological warfare technology.
Biological weapons are the oldest of the triad of nuclear, biological, and chemical forms of terrorism and have been used for more than 2,500 years.
This manual will find a home on bookshelves worldwide among government officials and others concerned about the threat of biological and chemical terrorism.
Now that the twins Allegra and Nathaniel are six years old, their parents are trying to explain that their biological mother isn't the same person as the mommy who tucks them in every night.
The ruling in favor of Blitshtein also illustrates another aspect of Soviet legal practice: the way the Supreme Court afforded unusual precedence to biological relationships.
Chemical and biological weapons, like nuclear weapons, are categorized as weapons of mass destruction (WMD) because of the high number of potential victims that can result from their use.
For the Soviet Union, signing the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention in 1972 was the signal to create "the largest and most advanced biological warfare establishment in the world" When Dr.