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biopharmaceuticalsnoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˌbaɪəʊˌfɑːməˈsuːtɪkəlz/
PRODUCTION medicine and ​drugs that are ​produced using biotechnology (= the use of ​living things, especially ​cells and bacteria, in ​industrialprocesses): The ​field of biopharmaceuticals and other life-science ​businesses is ​growing rapidly.
biopharmaceutical
adjective [before noun]
The biopharmaceutical ​company has ​developed the first therapeutic vaccine for AIDS.
(Definition of biopharmaceuticals from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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