from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A device that detects, records, and transmits information regarding a physiological change or process.
- n. A device that uses biological materials to monitor the presence of various chemicals in a substance.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any device that detects, records or transmits physiological data, especially data concerning the presence of chemical compounds (analytes)
- n. A device that uses biological material (e.g. microorganisms, oligonucleotides, enzymes, antibodies) to detect other biological molecules or chemicals.
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