bioenergetics


bio·en·er·get·ics

noun plural but singular in construction \-ˌe-nər-ˈje-tiks\

Definition of BIOENERGETICS

1
:  the biology of energy transformations and energy exchanges (as in photosynthesis) within and between living things and their environments
2
:  a system of physical and psychological therapy that is held to increase well-being by releasing blocked physical and psychic energy
bio·en·er·get·ic \-ˈje-tik\ adjective

First Known Use of BIOENERGETICS

1912

bio·en·er·get·ics

noun plural but singular in construction \-ˌen-ər-ˈjet-iks\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BIOENERGETICS

1
: the biology of energy transformations and energy exchanges within and between living things and their environments
2
: a system of therapy that combines breathing and body exercises, psychological therapy, and the free expression of impulses and emotions and that is held to increase well-being by releasing blocked physical and psychic energy
bio·en·er·get·ic \-ik\ adjective

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