biological equilibrium

biological equilibrium

[¦bī·ə¦läj·ə·kəl ‚ē·kwə′lib·rē·əm]
(biophysics)
A state of body balance for an actively moving animal, when internal and external forces are in equilibrium.
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These insects are called biological control agents, play a crucial role in the reducing population density of phytphagous insects and balancing our biological equilibrium.
These assays can detect biomarkers produced in a variety of tissues and body fluids, where over- or under-expression may indicate a shift in biological equilibrium.
In a sustained biological equilibrium (dX/dt = 0), equation (2) states that the off-take of the fleet is balanced by the growth of the stock.

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