biological engineering


Definition of biological engineering

: bioengineering sense 2 Just as affordable hardware and software widened access to computing, the tools for serious biological engineering are bringing biological research within reach of the citizen scientist.— Lisa M. Krieger, San Jose Mercury-News, 23 Sept. 2010

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First Known Use of biological engineering

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Biological engineering.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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