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bionics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction bi·on·ics \bī-ˈä-niks\

Definition of BIONICS

:  a science concerned with the application of data about the functioning of biological systems to the solution of engineering problems
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Origin of BIONICS

2bi- + -onics (as in electronics)
First Known Use: 1960
Medical Dictionary

bionics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction bi·on·ics \bī-ˈän-iks\

Medical Definition of BIONICS

:  a science concerned with the application of data about the functioning of biological systems to the solution of engineering problems

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