macrobiosis


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

lon·gev·i·ty

(lon-jev'i-tē), [MIM*152430]
Duration of a particular life beyond the norm for the species.
See also: lifespan.
Synonym(s): macrobiosis

macrobiosis

[-bī·ō′sis]
Etymology: Gk, makros, long, bios, life
a long life.

macrobiosis

Alternative health
A colloquial term for subsistence on a macrobiotic diet, see there.
 
Medspeak
Longevity, see there.

macrobiosis

(mak?ro-bi-o'sis) [Gr. makros, large, + biosis, life] Longevity.
Mentioned in ?