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1Of or relating to biochemistry; biochemical.
Alternative Med. Designating or relating to a system of medicine and remedies related to homeopathy, based on maintaining and restoring the balance in the mineral constituents normally present in human cells.
Mid 19th century. From bio- + chemic. Compare French biochimique.
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