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biophore

noun bi·o·phore \ˈbī-ə-ˌfō(ə)r, -ˌf(ə)r\

Definition of BIOPHORE

:  the ultimate supramolecular vital unit in August Weismann's theory of life processes that is conceived as the basic building block of living structures—see determinant 1a
April 01, 2015
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a period of physiological dormancy
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