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1. biotechnology

noun. ['ˌbaɪoʊˌtɛkˈnɑːlədʒi'] the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environments.

Synonyms

  • bioengineering
  • engineering
  • ergonomics
  • engineering science
  • applied science

Etymology

  • bio- (English)
  • βίος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • technology (English)
  • τεχνολογία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Biotechnology

  • micropaleontology
  • dendrochronology
  • transtechnology
  • electrobiology
  • polytechnology
  • intertechnology
  • infotechnology
  • endocrinology
  • anesthesiology
  • paleontology
  • microbiology
  • geomorphology
  • epistemology
  • epidemiology
  • bacteriology
  • astrogeology
  • toxicology
  • pharmacology
  • kinesiology
  • gerontology
  • criminology
  • cosmetology
  • chocolatology
  • anthropology
  • terminology
  • scientology
  • rheumatology
  • ornithology
  • ophthalmology
  • methodology

How do you pronounce biotechnology?

Pronounce biotechnology as ˌbaɪoʊˌtɛkˈnɑləʤi.

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Sentences with biotechnology


1. Noun, singular or mass
While everyone wants strong, healthy babies, is using biotechnology to get there ethical?

Quotes about biotechnology


1. ‎By 2100, our destiny is to become like the gods we once worshipped and feared. But our tools will not be magic wands and potions but the science of computers, nanotechnology, artificial intelligence, biotechnology, and most of all, the quantum theory.
- Michio Kaku, Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100

2. biotechnology

noun. ['ˌbaɪoʊˌtɛkˈnɑːlədʒi'] the branch of molecular biology that studies the use of microorganisms to perform specific industrial processes.

Synonyms

  • molecular biology
  • biotech
  • gene-splicing
  • bioremediation
  • recombinant DNA technology

Etymology

  • bio- (English)
  • βίος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • technology (English)
  • τεχνολογία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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