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biological

adjective

Simple Definition of biological

  • : of or relating to biology or to life and living things

  • : related through birth

Full Definition of biological

  1. 1 :  of or relating to biology or to life and living processes

  2. 2 :  used in or produced by applied biology

  3. 3 :  connected by direct genetic relationship rather than by adoption or marriage <her biological father>

bi·o·log·i·cal·ly play \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of biological

  1. <the rights of the biological father in this case>



1847

First Known Use of biological

1847

Variants of biological

also biologic

Medical Dictionary

biological

adjective

Medical Definition of biological

  1. 1:  of or relating to biology or to life and living processes

  2. 2:  used in or produced by applied biology

  3. 3:  related by direct genetic relationship rather than by adoption or marriage <an adoptee who searched for years for her biological parents>

  4. bi·o·log·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb



Variants of biological

also biologic



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