biomedicine


bio·med·i·cine

noun \-ˈme-də-sən, British usually -ˈmed-sən\

Definition of BIOMEDICINE

:  medicine based on the application of the principles of the natural sciences and especially biology and biochemistry

First Known Use of BIOMEDICINE

1923

bio·med·i·cine

noun \-ˈmed-ə-sən, British usually -ˈmed-sən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BIOMEDICINE

: medicine based on the application of the principles of the natural sciences and especially biology and biochemistry; also : a branch of medical science concerned especially with the capacity of human beings to survive and function in abnormally stressful environments and with the protective modification of such environments

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