bio mathematician

biomathematics

[bahy-oh-math-uh-mat-iks]
noun (used with a singular verb)
Biology. the application of mathematical methods to the study of living organisms.

Origin:
1920–25; bio- + mathematics

biomathematical, adjective
biomathematician [bahy-oh-math-uh-muh-tish-uhn] , noun
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biomathematics (ˌbaɪəʊˌmæθəˈmætɪks, -ˌmæθˈmæt-)
 
n
(functioning as singular) the study of the application of mathematics to biology

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