biotransformation

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noun bio·trans·for·ma·tion \ˈbī-ō-ˌtran(t)s-fər-ˈmā-shən, -ˌfȯr-\

Definition of biotransformation

  1. :  the transformation of chemical compounds within a living system

1951

First Known Use of biotransformation

1951


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biotransformation

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noun bio·trans·for·ma·tion \ˈbī-ō-ˌtran(t)s-fər-ˈmā-shən, -fȯr-\

Medical Definition of biotransformation

  1. :  the transformation of chemical compounds in a living system


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