Meaning of “biopharmaceuticals” in the English Dictionary

"biopharmaceuticals" in Business English

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biopharmaceuticalsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌbaɪəʊˌfɑːməˈsuːtɪkəlz/ us

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.
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)