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English definition of “biopharmaceuticals”


noun [plural]     /ˌbaɪəʊˌfɑːməˈsuːtɪkəlz/
PRODUCTION medicine and drugs that are produced using biotechnology (= the use of living things, especially cells and bacteria, in industrial processes): The field of biopharmaceuticals and other life-science businesses is growing rapidly.
biopharmaceutical adjective [before noun]
(Definition of biopharmaceuticals noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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