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Definition of biochemistry noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    biochemistry

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˌbaɪəʊˈkemɪstri//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌbaɪoʊˈkemɪstri//
     
     
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  1. 1 [uncountable] the scientific study of the chemistry of living things
  2. 2[uncountable, countable] the chemical structure and behaviour of a living thing Your biochemistry is almost identical to that of your cat.
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