Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

biopolymer

play
noun bio·poly·mer \ˌbī-ō-ˈpä-lə-mər\

Definition of biopolymer

  1. :  a polymeric substance (as a protein or polysaccharide) formed in a biological system



1961

First Known Use of biopolymer

1961


Medical Dictionary

biopolymer

play
noun bio·poly·mer \ˌbī-ō-ˈpäl-ə-mər\

Medical Definition of biopolymer

  1. :  a polymeric substance (as a protein or polysaccharide) formed in a biological system




Learn More about biopolymer

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "biopolymer"


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up biopolymer? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 13, 2016

a trying or distressing experience

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

100 pounds 2.2 pounds 196.5 pounds 16.96 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ