noun combining form
plural -bioses

Definition of -BIOSIS

:  mode of life <parabiosis>

Origin of -BIOSIS

New Latin, from Greek biōsis, from bioun to live, from bios life — more at quick


noun combining form \(ˌ)bī-ˈō-səs, bē-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural -bi·o·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of -BIOSIS

: mode of life <parabiosis> <symbiosis>


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