Definition of biophobia in English:

biophobia

noun

  • 1(Especially among social scientists) a refusal or marked reluctance to consider or accept biological (especially genetic or evolutionary) factors or theories in relation to human life.

  • 2Avoidance of contact with animals, plants, or organic materials; strong aversion to aspects of the natural world.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in Mary Daly (b. 1928).