Definition of biomedicine
: medicine based on the application of the principles of the natural sciences and especially biology and biochemistry
Recent Examples of biomedicine from the Web
Though the novel doesn’t directly address issues of biomedicine and technology, its central (and sinister) preoccupation is the question of why people are committed to a life defined by death.
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First Known Use of biomedicine
Medical Definition of biomedicine
: medicine based on the application of the principles of the natural sciences and especially biology and biochemistry; also : a branch of medical science concerned especially with the capacity of human beings to survive and function in abnormally stressful environments and with the protective modification of such environments
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