from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The study of the effects of dynamic processes, such as motion or acceleration, on living organisms.
  • n. The science of the force or energy of living matter and physiological processes.
  • n. A method of organic gardening and crop cultivation in which certain factors, such as planetary and seasonal cycles, are considered.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Biodynamic agricultural practices.
  • n. The doctrine of vital forces or energy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The doctrine of vital forces or energy.
  • n. The branch of biology which treats of the active vital phenomena of organisms; -- opposed to biostatics.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The doctrine of vital force or energy, or the action of living organisms: opposed to biostatics.


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