Definition of 'biology'
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My favourite subjects were maths, biology and chemistry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In those days the subject matter of biology was plants and animals. Infinite in All Directions (1989)If you do chemistry and biology you will keep open the vast majority. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Both her parents were physicists and her first degree was in biology. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There are no requirements for permits in animal husbandry or animal care or biology. The Sun (2015)It is likely that what we think of as winter blues has its origins in evolutionary biology. The Sun (2013)So we moved on quickly to search for other patterns that might reflect on issues of evolutionary biology. EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)Technology is fusing with biology in ways that will challenge our definitions of what it means to be human. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This tendency has been produced by the convergence of two fields, cognitive science and evolutionary biology. Christianity Today (2000)Once again, human biology determines cognition. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)There are the advances made by biomedical engineering that combine medicine, molecular biology and engineering. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Here was a technology that was organic, in that it used biology instead of chemistry. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Legs and arms were poking and floating, defying laws of human biology and gravity. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He should focus on biology, chemistry and maths. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He is studying biology, chemistry and maths in the hope of becoming a doctor. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is also well known that men lie somewhat differently to women, doubtless for sound reasons of evolutionary biology. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is not too hard to imagine a world in which the study of photosynthesis might have been the foundation on which molecular biology was based. Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet (2007)It is rightly taught as an essential part of biology and science courses in schools, colleges and universities across the world. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The numbers studying physics, biology and chemistry all rose by just over 6 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Their study is published in science journal Current Biology. The Sun (2015)Returning to Canada to study biology he embarked on expeditions to the Arctic to find an antidote to the horrors of the war. Times, Sunday Times (2014)My son wishes to pursue a career in medical research, so the plant biology, zoology and ecology are not relevant for him. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'biology'
British English: biology /baɪˈɒlədʒɪ/ NOUN
Biology is the science concerned with the study of living things.
- American English: biology
- Arabic: عِلْمُ الأَحْياء
- Brazilian Portuguese: biologia
- Chinese: 生物学
- Croatian: biologija
- Czech: biologie
- Danish: biologi
- Dutch: biologie
- European Spanish: biología
- Finnish: biologia
- French: biologie
- German: Biologie
- Greek: βιολογία
- Italian: biologia
- Japanese: 生物学
- Korean: 생물학
- Norwegian: biologi
- Polish: biologia
- European Portuguese: biologia
- Romanian: biologie
- Russian: биология
- Spanish: biología
- Swedish: biologi
- Thai: ชีววิทยา
- Turkish: biyoloji
- Ukrainian: біологія
- Vietnamese: sinh vật học
Definition of biology from the Collins English Dictionary
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