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biopharmaceutics Line breaks: bio|pharma|ceut¦ics
Pronunciation: /ˌbʌɪəʊfɑːməˈs(j)uːtɪks/

Definition of biopharmaceutics in English:

plural noun

[treated as singular]
The study of the chemical and physical properties of drugs and the biological effects they produce.
Example sentences
  • Chapters two through five cover the salient aspects of biopharmaceutics.
  • Chapters Four through Eleven provide a detailed review of topics including biopharmaceutics, drug delivery systems, basic pharmacokinetics, and immunology.
  • Hans published more than 40 scientific titles in this career, including an edited book on biopharmaceutics, but he is here today because of many important contributions to paleontology.

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