English word biochemistry comes from English chemistry, English bio- (Life. Organic life.).
Biochemistry detailed word origin explanation
|chemistry || English (eng) ||(countable) An application of chemical theory and method to a particular substance.. (informal) The mutual attraction between two people; rapport.. (uncountable) The branch of natural science that deals with the composition and constitution of substances and the changes that they undergo as a consequence of alterations in the constitution of their molecules. |
|bio- || English (eng) ||Life. Organic life. |
|biochemistry || English (eng) ||(countable) The biochemical activity associated with a particular chemical or condition. (countable) The chemical characteristics of a particular living organism. (uncountable) The chemistry of those compounds that occur in living organisms, and the processes that occur in their metabolism and catabolism. |
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