biotechnics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction
bio·​tech·​nics | \ ¦bī-(ˌ)ō-¦tek-niks \

Definition of biotechnics

1 : the manipulation of living organisms through the application of science and engineering to create products useful to humans
2 : the application of natural forms to problems of design and engineering

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History and Etymology for biotechnics

bi- entry 2 + technics

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“Biotechnics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/biotechnics. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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