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biochemistrynoun [U]

uk   /ˌbaɪ.əʊˈkem.ɪ.stri/  us   /ˌbaɪ.oʊˈkem.ɪ.stri/
the ​scientificstudy of the ​chemistry of ​living things
biochemist
noun [C] uk   /ˌbaɪ.əʊˈkem.ɪst/  us   /ˌbaɪ.oʊˈkem.ɪst/
(Definition of biochemistry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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biochemistrynoun [U]

 us   /ˌbɑɪ·oʊˈkem·ə·stri/
biology the ​scientificstudy of the ​chemistry of ​living things, such as ​animals, ​plants, and ​bodyorgans
biochemical
adjective  us   /ˌbɑɪ·oʊˈkem·ɪ·kəl/
(Definition of biochemistry from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “biochemistry”
in Spanish bioquímica…
in Vietnamese khoa hoá sinh…
in Malaysian biokimia…
in Thai ชีวเคมี…
in French biochimie…
in German die Biochemie…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生物化学…
in Turkish biyokimya…
in Russian биохимия…
in Indonesian biokimia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生物化學…
in Polish biochemia…
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