Bio vs Biological - What's the difference?

bio | biological |

As a noun bio

is cinema, movie theater.

As an adjective biological is

of or relating to biology.




(en noun)
  • biographical sketch
  • (informal)
  • I've got a bio exam in the morning.
  • (South Africa, informal) bioscope; cinema
  • * 1995 , HerStoriA: South African women's journal (volumes 1-3, page 31)
  • Sometimes Estelle had to help her mother on Saturdays and Irwin went to classes for ultra-brainy children, but Alan and I always went to the bio .


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  • Of or relating to biology.
  • *{{quote-magazine, year=2012, month=March-April
  • , author=John T. Jost , title=Social Justice: Is It in Our Nature (and Our Future)? , volume=100, issue=2, page=162 , magazine=(American Scientist) citation , passage=He draws eclectically on studies of baboons, descriptive anthropological accounts of hunter-gatherer societies and, in a few cases, the fossil record. With this biological framework in place, Corning endeavors to show that the capitalist system as currently practiced in the United States and elsewhere is manifestly unfair.}}
  • Related by consanguinity, especially as to parents and children.
  • Synonyms

    * biologic

    See also

    * adoptive * biological clock * biological father * biological mother * birth mother