Definition of biocontainment in English:

biocontainment

noun

  • The securing or isolation of enclosures, buildings, etc., against the spread of viruses, bacteria, or other agents hazardous to life or health.

Origin

1960s.

Pronunciation

biocontainment

/ˌbʌɪə(ʊ)kənˈteɪnm(ə)nt/