Associations to the word «Biology»

Wiktionary

BIOLOGY, noun. The study of all life or living matter.
BIOLOGY, noun. The living organisms of a particular region.
BIOLOGY, noun. The structure, function, and behavior of an organism or type of organism.

Dictionary definition

BIOLOGY, noun. The science that studies living organisms.
BIOLOGY, noun. Characteristic life processes and phenomena of living organisms; "the biology of viruses".
BIOLOGY, noun. All the plant and animal life of a particular region.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats