biotechnic

adjective
bio·​tech·​nic | \ ¦bī-(ˌ)ō-¦tek-nik \
variants: or less commonly biotechnical \ ¦bī-​(ˌ)ō-​¦tek-​ni-​kəl How to pronounce biotechnic (audio) \

Definition of biotechnic

: of or relating to biotechnics also : concerned with the adaptation of technology to the betterment of human life

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History and Etymology for biotechnic

bi- entry 2 + technic, technical

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“Biotechnic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/biotechnic. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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