The ROOT-WORD is BIO which means LIFE. An important one as it treats the most important of all subjects, LIFE. The word list is a fine preparation for the enjoyment of a lecture or an article of a BIOlogical nature.
1. Biogenesis :BIO genesis (bie o jen’e sis) n.
The development of living organisms from life that exists
2. Biogenesist :BIO genesist (bie o jen’ e sist) n.
An expert in biogenesis
3. Biogenetic :BIO genetic (bie o je net’ ik) adj.
Pertaining to the development of life from life that exists
4. Biology :BIO logy (bie ol’ o jee) n.
The study of living organisms
5. Biogeny :BIO geny (bie oj’ e ni) n.
The development of life
6. Biogeography :BIO geography (bie o jee og’ ra fee) n.
The area of biology that deals with the distribution of plants and animals
7. Biognosis :BIO gnosis (bie og no’ sis) n.
The investigation of life
8. Biography :BIO graphy (bie og’ ra fee) n.
The written story of the life of a particular person
9. Biographer :BIO grapher (bie og’ ra fer) n.
One who writes about the life of another
10. Biographee :BIO graphee (bie og ra fee’) n.
The person whose life is written about
11. Autobiography :auto BIO graphy (aut o bie og’ ra fee) n.
One’s own life story written byoneself
12. Biologist :BIO logist (bie ol’ o jist) n.
An expert in biology
13. Bios :BIO s (bie’ os) n.
Organic nature among plants and animals
14. Biosis :BIO sis (bie o’ sis) n.
The way of life among living organisms; vitality
15. Biostatics :BIO statics (bie o stat’ iks) n.
The study of living organization and its functions
16. Biota :BIO ta (bie ote’ a) n.
Animal and plant life of a region; the fauna and flora of an area
17. Biostatistics :BIO statistics (bie o sta tis’ tiks) n.
18. Biopsy :BIO psy (bie’ op see) n.
Examination of diseased tissue removed from a body
19. Biostratigraphy :BIO stratigraphy (bie o stra tig’ ra fi) n.
Condition andorder of sedimentary rocks
20. Biopsychology :BIO psychology (bie o sie kol’ o ji) n.
Psychology as related to biology
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