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biotechnology

noun [U or C]
 
 
/ˌbaɪəʊtekˈnɒlədʒi/ ( plural biotechnologies) ( also informal biotech)
PRODUCTION the use of living things, especially cells and bacteria, in industrial processes: They are active in the field of biotechnology. It is the world's largest biotechnology organization.
biotechnological adjective ( also informal biotech)
Translations of “biotechnology”
in Spanish Biotecnología…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生物技術, 生物工藝學…
in Russian биотехнология…
in Turkish biyoteknoloji…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生物技术, 生物工艺学…
in Polish biotechnologia…
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