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

  • n. The study of the effects of very low temperatures on living organisms.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the study of the effects of low temperature on living organisms

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the branch of biology that studies the effects of low temperatures on living tissues or organs or organisms


cryo- +‎ biology (Wiktionary)



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