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The Resource A dictionary of biology

A dictionary of biology

Label
A dictionary of biology
Title
A dictionary of biology
Title variation
Biology
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This major revision of A Dictionary of Biology, including over 1,500 new entries, is the most up-to-date biology dictionary available. Including 4,000 clear and concise entries, it covers all the commonly encountered terms and concepts in biology, biophysics, and biochemistry, as well as terms from medicine and paleontology taking into account the recent advances in these fields. Conforming to the recommendations of the Institute of Biology, both in its definition of terms and system of classification, this superb dictionary offers authoritative coverage of current areas of study such as molecular biology, genetics (including genetic engineering), and biotechnology and new areas such as food technology, geomicrobiology, and glycobiology. It is the perfect reference source for anyone interested in this dynamic field."--Jacket
  • "This major revision of A Dictionary of Biology, including over 1,500 new entries, is the most up-to-date biology dictionary available. Including 4,000 clear and concise entries, it covers all the commonly encountered terms and concepts in biology, biophysics, and biochemistry, as well as terms from medicine and paleontology taking into account the recent advances in these fields. Conforming to the recommendations of the Institute of Biology, both in its definition of terms and system of classification, this superb dictionary offers authoritative coverage of current areas of study such as molecular biology, genetics (including genetic engineering), and biotechnology and new areas such as food technology, geomicrobiology, and glycobiology. It is the perfect reference source for anyone interested in this dynamic field."--BOOK JACKET
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Concise science dictionary
  • Concise dictionary of biology
Dewey number
570/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH302.5
LC item number
.D5 1996b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Oxford University Press
Series statement
Oxford paperback reference
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biology
  • Biology
Label
A dictionary of biology
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Derived from the Concise science dictionary first published in 1984, 3rd ed. in 1996
  • Rev. ed. of: A concise dictionary of biology. 1990
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
35323360
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
553 pages
Isbn
9780192800329
Lccn
96226027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A dictionary of biology
Publication
Note
  • Derived from the Concise science dictionary first published in 1984, 3rd ed. in 1996
  • Rev. ed. of: A concise dictionary of biology. 1990
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
35323360
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
553 pages
Isbn
9780192800329
Lccn
96226027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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