from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The branch of medical science that deals with the ability of humans to tolerate environmental stresses and variations, as in space travel.
- n. The application of the principles of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to clinical medicine.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The application of biology and physiology to clinical medicine
- n. The branch of medicine that studies the effects of environmental stress on organisms (most often in space travel)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The application of the principles and techniques of the natural sciences, especially biology, to investigate and solve problems in clinical medicine.
- n. The investigation of the effects of external environmental factors such as weightlessness on the human body.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the branch of medical science that applies biological and physiological principles to clinical practice
- n. the branch of medical science that studies the ability of organisms to withstand environmental stress (as in space travel)
Sorry, no etymologies found.
In California, biomedicine is the business community, a very strong part of it.
The question of pseudo-colouring in biomedicine and its use for science communicative purposes, is a vast and complex subject.
Content is not restricted to any particular discipline within biomedicine and all proceedings are published without barriers to access.
The discovery could lead to new advances in biomedicine and biotechnology by offering a way to control the flow of fluids through extremely narrow channels.
It is a base for local, national and international research in biomedicine and conservation biology and has an annual operating budget of approximately $25 million.
The hybridoma technique for the production of monoclonal antibodies represents one of the most important methodological advances in biomedicine during the 1970s.
Progress in Chinese biomedicine a massive challenge
The regimes and treatments collectively dubbed biomedicine could extend life expectancy to well over a century, but biomedicine could not alter the basic human organism.
He's also pushed hard for stem cell research, so California can lead the way in biotech and biomedicine, and for high-speed rail.
"We'll look back a hundred years from now and say the 20th century was the century of chemistry and physics, and the 21st century was the century of biomedicine."
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.