bio·​sci·​ence | \ ˌbī-ō-ˈsī-ən(t)s How to pronounce bioscience (audio) \

Definition of bioscience

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bioscientific \ ˌbī-​ō-​ˌsī-​ən-​ˈti-​fik How to pronounce bioscience (audio) \ adjective
bioscientist \ ˌbī-​ō-​ˈsī-​ən-​tist How to pronounce bioscience (audio) \ noun

Examples of bioscience in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Nileena Velappan is a bioscientist in the bioscience division of the Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, New Mexico. Nileena Velappan, STAT, 28 June 2022 PartsBadger produces custom parts for industries including healthcare, medical, bioscience, aerospace, consumer products and more. Alex Groth, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 1 June 2022 Paul Pescatello, executive director of the Connecticut Bioscience Growth Council of the Connecticut Business & Industry Association, said the state has done a good job promoting bioscience industry growth. Stephen Singer, Hartford Courant, 23 May 2022 The global head of Johnson & Johnson Innovation – Jlabs will headline the first in-person conference in six years for members of Alabama’s bioscience industry later this month. William Thornton |, al, 14 Apr. 2022 Lane said the conference will bring together the state’s bioscience community to discuss strategy for moving the industry forward. William Thornton |, al, 14 Apr. 2022 Listen to The Lab at azcentral, where our reporters will take you across Arizona to answer bioscience questions large and small., 3 Mar. 2022 So Wang and his collaborators set to work, combining techniques from electrical engineering and bioscience. Melina Walling, The Arizona Republic, 15 Feb. 2022 The bioscience industry here employs about 21,000 people, according to a recent survey. Merrie Monteagudo, San Diego Union-Tribune, 15 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of bioscience

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Bioscience.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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bio·​sci·​ence | \ ˈbī-ō-ˌsī-ən(t)s How to pronounce bioscience (audio) \

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Other Words from bioscience

bioscientific \ ˌbī-​ō-​ˌsī-​ən-​ˈtif-​ik How to pronounce bioscience (audio) \ adjective
bioscientist \ ˈbī-​ō-​ˌsī-​ənt-​əst How to pronounce bioscience (audio) \ noun

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