cryobiologies

cryobiology

[krahy-oh-bahy-ol-uh-jee]
noun
the study of the effects of very low temperatures on living organisms and biological systems.

Origin:
1955–60; cryo- + biology

cryobiological [krahy-oh-bahy-uh-loj-i-kuhl] , adjective
cryobiologist, noun
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cryobiology (ˌkraɪəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of biology concerned with the study of the effects of very low temperatures on organisms
 
cryobi'ologist
 
n

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cryobiology cry·o·bi·ol·o·gy (krī'ō-bī-ŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The study of the effects of very low temperatures on living organisms.


cry'o·bi'o·log'i·cal (-bī'ə-lŏj'ĭ-kəl) adj.
cry'o·bi·ol'o·gist n.
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cryobiology   (krī'ō-bī-ŏl'ə-jē)  Pronunciation Key 
The scientific study of the effects of very low temperatures on living organisms.
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