bio·en·er·get·ics | \ˌbī-(ˌ)ō-ˌe-nər-ˈje-tiks \

Definition of bioenergetics 

1 : the biology of energy transformations and energy exchanges (as in photosynthesis) within and between living things and their environments

2 : a system of physical and psychological therapy that is held to increase well-being by releasing blocked physical and psychic energy

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bioenergetic \ˌbī-(ˌ)ō-ˌe-nər-ˈje-tik \ adjective

First Known Use of bioenergetics

1907, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of bioenergetics was in 1907

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bio·en·er·get·ics | \-ˌen-ər-ˈjet-iks \

Medical Definition of bioenergetics 

1 : the biology of energy transformations and energy exchanges within and between living things and their environments

2 : a system of therapy that combines breathing and body exercises, psychological therapy, and the free expression of impulses and emotions and that is held to increase well-being by releasing blocked physical and psychic energy

Other Words from bioenergetics

bioenergetic \-ik \ adjective

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