bioderived

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

bio- +‎ derived

AdjectiveEdit

bioderived ‎(not comparable)

  1. Derived from biological sources.
    • 2008 April 9, Yudhijit Bhattacharjee, “Harnessing Biology, and Avoiding Oil, for Chemical Goods”[1], New York Times:
      Soon DuPont scientists realized that bioderived propanediol could also be used as an ingredient in cosmetics and products for de-icing aircraft.