n. the study of chemical composition present in living organisms and the vital life processes which these biochemical substances affect. Also called biological chemistry.

BIOCHEMISTRY: "Biochemistry is a science which enables the study of living organisms not only on the cellular level but also as to molecular and chemical composition."
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