biotransformation


bio·trans·for·ma·tion

noun \ˈbī-ō-ˌtran(t)s-fər-ˈmā-shən, -ˌfr-\

Definition of BIOTRANSFORMATION

:  the transformation of chemical compounds within a living system

First Known Use of BIOTRANSFORMATION

1955

bio·trans·for·ma·tion

noun \ˈbī-ō-ˌtran(t)s-fər-ˈmā-shən, -fr-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BIOTRANSFORMATION

: the transformation of chemical compounds in a living system

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Biot–Savart law
Previous Word in the Dictionary: biotoxin
All Words Near: biotransformation

Seen & Heard

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

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More