biopharmaceutical

noun bio·phar·ma·ceu·ti·cal \ ˌbī-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈsü-ti-kəl \
Updated on: 14 Jan 2018

Definition of biopharmaceutical

: a pharmaceutical derived from biological sources and especially one produced by biotechnology

biopharmaceutical

adjective

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First Known Use of biopharmaceutical

1971


Medical Dictionary

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biopharmaceutical

adjective bio·phar·ma·ceu·ti·cal \ ˌbī-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈsüt-i-kəl \

medical Definition of biopharmaceutical

: of or relating to biopharmaceutics or biopharmaceuticals
  • a biopharmaceutical company
  • biopharmaceutical drugs

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biopharmaceutical

noun

medical Definition of biopharmaceutical

: a pharmaceutical derived from biological sources and especially one produced by biotechnology

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