Definition of Biotech

1. Noun. The branch of molecular biology that studies the use of microorganisms to perform specific industrial processes. "Biotechnology produced genetically altered bacteria that solved the problem"




Definition of Biotech

1. Noun. Biotechnology ¹

2. Noun. A company specializing in biotechnology, or stock in such a company ¹

3. Adjective. (informal) of, or relating to biotechnology ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Biotech

1. applied biological science [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Biotech

biosystematics
biosystematist
biosystematists
biosystematy
biosystems
biot
biot-savart law
biota
biotag
biotags
biotas
biotaxis
biotaxy
biotch
biotches
biotech (current term)
biotechnical
biotechnical engineering
biotechnics
biotechnique
biotechniques
biotechnological
biotechnologies
biotechnologist
biotechnologists
biotechnology
biotechs
biotectural
biotecture
biotectures

Literary usage of Biotech

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1. Meeting the Challenge: U. S. Industry Faces the 21st Century: The U. S by Jon Paugh (1998)
"Ag-biotech uses genetic engineering to achieve what farmers and scientists ... In addition to genetic engineering, ag-biotech encompasses a wide range of ..."

2. Economic Sanctions and the Effect on U.S. Agriculture: Congressional Hearing edited by Larry Combest (2000)
"Finding an appropriate way to address this issue and obtain global agreement on how to harmonize biotech trade is a top priority for ASA for the next WTO ..."

3. Germ Warfareby John Lonergan by John Lonergan (2001)
"They're all impressed by this biotech stuff. " Robert had to admit that it looked ... The very idea of a biotech factory, where the average worker was a ..."

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