biochemistry bi·o·chem·is·try (bī'ō-kěm'ĭ-strē)
The study of the chemical substances and vital processes occurring in living organisms.
The chemical composition of a particular living system or biological substance.
|biochemistry (bī'ō-kěm'ĭ-strē) Pronunciation Key
The scientific study of the chemical composition of living matter and of the chemical processes that go on in living organisms.
The study of the structure and interactions of the complex organic molecules found in living systems.