Adjective "biotechnological" definition and examples

(Biotechnological may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˌbʌɪəʊtɛknəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'This, followed by the discovery of restriction enzymes by Werner Arber in the 1960's, has paved the way for many biotechnological procedures such as recombinant DNA technology.'
  2. 'These important polysaccharides are used in the food, textile, paint, biotechnological and biomedical industries and have a global value of approximately €580 million.'

More definitions

1. the use of living organisms or other biological systems in the manufacture of drugs or other products or for environmental management, as in waste recycling: includes the use of bioreactors in manufacturing, microorganisms to degrade oil slicks or organic waste, genetically engineered bacteria to produce human hormones, and monoclonal antibodies to identify antigens.

More examples(as adjective)

"inventions can be biotechnological."

"groups can be biotechnological."

"researchs can be biotechnological."

"sciences can be biotechnological."

"products can be biotechnological."

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Origin

(biotechnology)