zoochemistry

chemistry of animals

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Zoochemistry — o [ o]*chem is*try, n. [Zo[ o] + chemistry.] Animal chemistry; particularly, the description of the chemical compounds entering into the composition of the animal body, in distinction from biochemistry. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zoochemistry — [zō΄ə kem′is trē] n. [ ZOO + CHEMISTRY] the chemistry of the solids and fluids in the animal body zoochemical [zō′ō kem′i kəl, zō΄ə kem′i kəl] adj …   English World dictionary

  • zoochemistry — zoochemija statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Chemijos šaka, nagrinėjanti gyvūnų (išskyrus žmogų) organizmų cheminę sudėtį ir reakcijas. atitikmenys: angl. zoochemistry rus. зоохимия …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • zoochemistry — zoochemical /zoh euh kem i keuhl/, adj. /zoh euh kem i stree/, n. the branch of chemistry dealing with the constituents of the animal body; animal chemistry. [1860 65; ZOO + CHEMISTRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • zoöchemistry — noun Animal chemistry; particularly, the description of the chemical compounds entering into the composition of the animal body, in distinction from biochemistry …   Wiktionary

  • zoochemistry — zoo·chem·is·try (zo″o kemґis tre) the study of the chemical reactions occurring in animal tissues. zoochemical adj …   Medical dictionary

  • zoochemistry — zo·o·chem·is·try || ‚zəʊə kemɪstrɪ n. chemistry of animals; branch of chemistry that deals with and studies the chemical compounds and chemical reactions of the animal body …   English contemporary dictionary

  • zoochemistry — /zoʊəˈkɛməstri/ (say zohuh kemuhstree) noun Obsolete the chemistry of the constituents of the animal body; animal chemistry. –zoochemical /zoʊəˈkɛmɪkəl/ (say zohuh kemikuhl), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • zoochemistry — zoochemical /zoh euh kem i keuhl/, adj. /zoh euh kem i stree/, n. the branch of chemistry dealing with the constituents of the animal body; animal chemistry. [1860 65; ZOO + CHEMISTRY] * * * zōochemˈistry noun The chemistry of the animal body • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • zoochem. — zoochemistry. * * * …   Universalium

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