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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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The prevalence of each feature was compared between the biologically benign and biologically malignant cases.
For fast deficiency completion of biologically active substances which do not arrive in sufficient quantities.
These are the biologically based therapies that are claimed to have disease-modifying effects.
Estanislao Martinez, having cited transgender panic and pleaded guilty to reduced charges in the killing of Joel Robles, a transgender woman he went home with and then killed after discovering she was biologically male, received a three-year sentence for voluntary manslaughter, plus an additional year for using scissors as a weapon.
A scientific study showed that male nematode worms lived twice as long when they were biologically altered to prevent sperm loss.
In this book, biomineralization means biologically mediated mineral precipitation, that is, both biologically controlled as well as biologically induced, the latter sometimes referred to as organomineralization.
The pressure is in the form of a petition recommending that some materials be prohibited from being "disposed in the ground where it keeps the waste load potentially biologically active--and capable of generating a whole second wave of dangerous leachate and landfill gases when site engineering systems fail--effectively forever," the coalition says.
It redefines race and ethnicity as follows: Race--a socially constructed classification and therefore not determined biologically but socially and psychologically (Robert Jason, March 23, 2004).
Given the consequences of Nazi racial science, people of Ashkenazi descent have reason to fear the notion that they're somehow biologically distinct.
A new position statement that reaffirms ASAE's historical role as a leader in biologically based engineering practice and education has been recently adopted by ASAE.
Successfully filling these gaps will enhance the economic sustainability of the biologically sustainable, wood-using industry and provide a very large incremental biobased resource for national economies.
Researchers investigated the physiology and metabolism of biologically active amines, issues surrounding polyamines and tumor growth, transgenic plants with modified amine content, biologically active amines in food processing and the production of biologically active amines by bacteria.

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