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Definition of the noun Abiosis

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noun - plural: abioses

  1. The absence of life.
  2. [medicine] The lack of intestinal bacteria caused by strong antibiotics (or a genetic defect).


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Google previewThe Journal of Physical Chemistry (1920)

"Abiosis is a form of suspended animation due to freezing.

Google previewInverted Medical Dictionary, Second Edition (1991)

by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek

abiosis. abiotrophy absence of life ligament inflammation desmitis syndesmitis ligament operation syndesmopexy syndesmoplasty syndesmotomy ligament study syndesmology ligament suture syndesmorrhaphy ligament-like desmoid light ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Psychology (2015)

by Andrew M. Colman

abiosis n. Absence of life. abiotic adj. Lifeless or inanimate. [From Greek a- without + bios life + -osis indicating a process ...

Google previewDictionary of Eclectic Shorthand (1894)

Giving the Phonetic and Shorthand Equivalents of the Primitive Words and the Various Classes of Derivative Words of the English Language. Also, Several Vocabularies of Technical Terms by Jesse George Cross

Abdomen aidmn Abduction ai-dc Abductor a&ictr Aberration air-r Abiosis.

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Abiosis 1. Absence of 2. Nonviability. Abiotrophy Progressiveloss of vitality of certain tissues or organs leading to disorders or loss of function applied especially to degenerative, hereditary diseases of late onset, e.g. Huntington's chorea.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

abiosis [a′′bi-o′sis] absence or deficiency of life. abiotrophic disease [a′′bi-o-tro′fik] see abiotrophy. abiotrophy [a′′bi-ot′r -fe]inherited developmental defect resulting in a lack of a biologic ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

abiosis/abމƝāǀމsis/[ Gk, ...

Google previewScience Pictorial Dictionary

by R P Manchanda

bladder Abiosis ablation. Abrasive Hard materials used for cutting, drilling, polishing and grinding purposes, e.g., silicon carbide, diamond, tungsten carbide, boron nitride, steel, etc.

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

abiosis /ab'e-o'sis/ [Gk, a + bios not life], a nonviable condition or a situation that is incompatible with life. —abiotic, adj. abiotrophy /ab'é-ot'r.;fé/ [Gk, a + bios + trophe nutrition, growth], degeneration or loss of function that is not due to any ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Health Education (2010)

by David A. Bedworth, Albert E. Bedworth

ABIOSIS The absence of life. ABLATIVE THERAPY A treatment by the removal or eradication of a body part. ABNORMAL 1. Deviation from the normal q.v. 2. Deviation. 3. Uncommon. 4.

Google previewDictionary of Theoretical Concepts in Biology (1981)

by Keith E. Roe, Richard G. Frederick


Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

abiosis. 1: nonviability. 2: incompatibility with or absence of life. 3: abiotrophy. abiotic. 1a: said of physical and chemical factors ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

abiosis. la: the absence of life.

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Abiosis The absence of life. Abiotic Pertaining to substances that are of nonbiological origin or an environment characterized by the absence of biological organisms. Abiotrophy The loss of function of certain cells and tissues, possibly due to a ...

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