bioassay

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noun bio·as·say \ˌbī-(ˌ)ō-ˈa-ˌsā, -a-ˈsā\

Definition of bioassay

  1. :  determination of the relative strength of a substance (such as a drug) by comparing its effect on a test organism with that of a standard preparation

bioassay

\-a-ˈsā, -ˈa-ˌsā\ transitive verb

1911

First Known Use of bioassay

1911


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bioassay

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noun bio·as·say \-ˈas-ˌā, -a-ˈsā\

Medical Definition of bioassay

  1. :  determination of the relative strength of a substance (as a drug) by comparing its effect on a test organism with that of a standard preparation

bioassay

\-a-ˈsā, -ˈas-ˌā\play transitive verb

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