biochemistry

noun bio·chem·is·try \ ˌbī-ō-ˈke-mə-strē \
Updated on: 10 Nov 2017

Definition of biochemistry

1 :chemistry that deals with the chemical compounds and processes occurring in organisms
2 :the chemical characteristics and reactions of a particular living organism or biological substance

biochemist

play \-mist\ noun

Examples of biochemistry in a Sentence

  1. advances in the field of biochemistry

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BIOCHEMISTRY Defined for English Language Learners

biochemistry

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Definition of biochemistry for English Language Learners

  • : the chemistry of living things


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biochemistry

noun bio·chem·is·try \ -ˈkem-ə-strē \

medical Definition of biochemistry

plural biochemistries
1 :chemistry that deals with the chemical compounds and processes occurring in organisms
2 :the chemical characteristics and reactions of a particular living organism or biological substance
  • a change in the patient's biochemistry accompanied her psychological depression

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