noun \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

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