The Language of Biotechnology: A Dictionary of Terms

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John M. Walker, Michael Cox
Wiley, Sep 14, 1995 - Foreign Language Study - 296 pages
Expanded and updated! A single easy-to-use reference of specialized terms in the various areas of biotechnology, including agriculture, biochemistry, bioengineering, pharmaceutical chemistry, and environmental chemistry. Arranged in dictionary format for easy look-up, entries include short definitions as well as expanded definitions that explain the usage of each word with examples. If you're a scientist involved in any area of biotechnology, you'll find this book a must-have reference.

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
29
Section 3
77
Section 4
93
Section 5
109
Section 6
121
Section 7
131
Section 8
143
Section 14
195
Section 15
203
Section 16
229
Section 17
231
Section 18
247
Section 19
269
Section 20
281
Section 21
283

Section 9
157
Section 10
159
Section 11
161
Section 12
171
Section 13
189
Section 22
287
Section 23
291
Section 24
293
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About the author (1995)

Walker, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK.

Michael Cox was born on August 30 1948 in Northamptonshire, England. In 1989 he started work at the Oxford University Press. In 1983, Cox published his first book, a biography M. R. James, a Victorian ghost story writer. Between 1983 and 1997 he compiled and edited several anthologies of Victorian short stories for Oxford University Press. His first novel, The Meaning of Night, was published in 2006. Michael Cox died of cancer on March 31, 2009.

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