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bioscience

 [bi″o-si´ens]
the study of biology wherein all the applicable sciences (such as physics, chemistry, and others) are applied.
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bioscience

(bī′ō-sī′əns)
bi′o·sci′en·tif′ic (-sī′ən-tĭf′ĭk) adj.
bi′o·sci′en·tist n.
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