bio-

See also: bio, bio., and -bio

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EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*gʷeyh₃-

From Ancient Greek βίο- ‎(bío-), combining form and stem of βίος ‎(bíos, life).

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bio-

  1. life
  2. organic life

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  • (animal life in particular): zoo-

DutchEdit

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bio-

  1. life

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FinnishEdit

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bio-

  1. bio-

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bio-

  1. life
  2. organically produced, or otherwise environmentally friendly

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life

organically

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βίος ‎(bíos, life).

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bio-

  1. (noun prefix) life

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IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English, French, German, Italian and Spanish bio-, Russian био- ‎(bio-), all ultimately from Ancient Greek βίος ‎(bíos).

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bio-

  1. (neologism) bio-
    kemio ‎(chemistry) → biokemio ‎(biochemistry)

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ItalianEdit

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bio-

  1. bio- (indicates life)

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From Ancient Greek βίος ‎(bíos, life).

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bio-

  1. bio-

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SwedishEdit

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bio-

  1. bio-; pertaining to life

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