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biomedical Syllabification: bi·o·med·i·cal
Pronunciation: /ˌbīōˈmedik(ə)l/

Definition of biomedical in English:


Of or relating to both biology and medicine.
Example sentences
  • The biomedical scientists and medical practitioners would have liked greater technical details.
  • It is also useful for students and teachers of medicine and the biomedical sciences.
  • The autopsy has long been a focus of medical education and biomedical research.


Pronunciation: /ˌbīəˈmed(ə)s(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • Disease is the special focus of biomedicine and the biomedical model.
  • The mission of behavioral science training is to indicate that biomedicine and behavioral science are not antagonistic to curative and preventive medicine.
  • Most participants privileged biomedicine over other health systems and emphasised biomedical management as ideal self care practice.
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