Biological vs Bioremediate - What's the difference?

biological | bioremediate |

As an adjective biological

is of or relating to biology.

As a verb bioremediate is

to remove or neutralize contaminants from soil etc by means of biological agents.




  • Of or relating to biology.
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  • , 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




  • To remove or neutralize contaminants from soil etc. by means of biological agents