prebiological

adjective
pre·​bi·​o·​log·​i·​cal | \ ˌprē-ˌbī-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl How to pronounce prebiological (audio) \
variants: or less commonly prebiologic \ ˌprē-​ˌbī-​ə-​ˈlä-​jik How to pronounce prebiologic (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web This kind of speedup, which is achieved by natural selection in the biological realm, can be achieved by the stability conferred on certain structures by physical forces in the physical, chemical and prebiological realms. Quanta Magazine, "Solution: ‘Time Through an LCD Display’," 30 Sep. 2016

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1905, in the meaning defined above

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“Prebiological.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prebiological. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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prebiological

adjective
pre·​bi·​o·​log·​i·​cal | \ -ˌbī-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl How to pronounce prebiological (audio) \
variants: also prebiologic \ -​ik How to pronounce prebiologic (audio) \

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