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zoochemistry

[zoh-uh-kem-i-stree] /ˌzoʊ əˈkɛm ɪ stri/
noun
1.
the branch of chemistry dealing with the constituents of the animal body; animal chemistry.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; zoo- + chemistry
Related forms
zoochemical
[zoh-uh-kem-i-kuh l] /ˌzoʊ əˈkɛm ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for zoochemistry

zoochemistry

/ˌzəʊəˈkɛmɪstrɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of biochemistry that is concerned with the constituents of an animal's body
Derived Forms
zoochemical, adjective
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