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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 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 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 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

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

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - Elsevieron VitalSource (2016)

by Mosby

abiosis /ab′ē·ō′′sis/ [Gk, a + bios not life], a nonviable condition or a situation that is incompatible with life. −abiotic, adj. abiotrophy /ab ′ē·ot′′rəfē/ [Gk, a + bios + trophe nutrition, growth], degeneration or loss of ...

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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

Abiosis; Anhydrobiosis; Antibiosis; Archebiosis; Calobiosis; Cleptobiosis; Kleptobiosis; Lestobiosis; Parabiosis; Phylacobiosis; Plesiobiosis; Synclerobiosis ; Trophobiosis; Xenobiosis. HAMADENS Plural Noun. (Latin, hamatus = hooked + ...

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 previewThe Aldrich Dictionary of Phobias and Other Word Families (2002)

by Chris Aldrich

abiosis lack of life aerobiosis oxygen; life sustainable by atmospheric oxygen anabiosis revival; resuscitation anaerobiosis anaerobic conditions; life sustainable in media containing little free oxygen antibiosis antagonism between organisms, ...

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