cryobiology

noun cryo·bi·ol·o·gy \ ˌkrī-ō-bī-ˈä-lə-jē \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of cryobiology

: the study of the effects of extremely low temperature on living organisms and cells

cryobiological

play \ˌkrī-ō-ˌbī-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective

cryobiologist

play \ˌkrī-ō-bī-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of cryobiology

cryo- + biology (perhaps after German Kryo-biologie)


Medical Dictionary

cryobiology

noun cryo·bi·ol·o·gy \ ˌkrī-ō-bī-ˈäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of cryobiology

plural cryobiologies
: the study of the effects of extremely low temperature on biological systems (as cells or organisms)

cryobiological

play \-ˌbī-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective

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