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biology /bai'ɔlədʤi/
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Concise Dictionary
biologiesbaɪ'ɒlədʒɪ
noun
+the science that studies living organisms
+characteristic life processes and phenomena of living organisms
+all the plant and animal life of a particular region

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun [U]
1 the scientific study of the life and structure of plants and animals: a degree in biology
Compare: BOTANY, ZOOLOGY
2 the way in which the body and cells of a living thing behave: How far is human nature determined by biology? + the biology of marine animals
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

cell, developmental, environmental, evolutionary, human, marine, molecular, population, reproductive | applied | modern

More information about SUBJECT

SUBJECT:

of study do, read, study ~ do ~
is more commonly used with school subjects (but may also be used with university subjects):She did maths, physics and chemistry at school.

study ~
is used with both school and university subjects:He studied German at school. She went on to study mathematics at university.

read ~
is only used with university subjects and is quite formal:She was educated privately and at Pembroke College, where she read classics.

lecture in, teach ~
He taught music at a school in Edinburgh.

Other verbs used withsubjectcan also be used with particular subjects of study:Half the students take geography at A level. We offer accounting as a subsidiary course.

~ degree, a degree/diploma in ~
a law degree a higher diploma in fine art

~ class, course, lecture, lesson
The genetics lectures are on a different campus.

~ department, a/the department of ~
All enquiries should be made to the Department of Architecture.

~ graduate, student, undergraduate
Some architecture graduates gain further qualifications in specialist fields.

~ lecturer, teacher, tutor
He's an English teacher at Highland Road School.

~ professor, (a) professor of ~
She's professor of linguistics at the University of Wales.

the study of ~
The study of philosophy helps you to think critically.

in ~
He got As in history and art.



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