biologic

noun bi·o·log·ic \ ˌbī-ə-ˈlä-jik \
variants: or biological play \-ji-kəl\
|Updated on: 8 Aug 2018

Definition of biologic

: a biological product (such as a vaccine or blood serum) used in medicine

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First Known Use of biologic

1904

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biologic

noun bi·o·log·ic \ ˌbī-ə-ˈläj-ik \
variants: or biological play \-i-kəl\

medical Definition of biologic

: a biological product (as a globulin, serum, vaccine, antitoxin, or antigen) used in the prevention or treatment of disease


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