Definition of biomimicry in English:


Line breaks: bio|mim¦ic¦ry
Pronunciation: /bʌɪəʊˈmɪmɪkri


[mass noun]
  • The design and production of materials, structures, and systems that are modelled on biological entities and processes.
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    • He discussed the concept of "biomimicry," which the company is embracing to create new products.
    • It's all part of biomimicry, an attempt to mold technology on nature.
    • Interface is not the first textile company to develop products using the principles of biomimicry, Oakey says.

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