Definition of biopolitics in English:

biopolitics

noun

  • With singular concord. The interaction between politics and biology; specifically (a) politically motivated intervention in the growth or development of a population; (b) the use of biological science to explain human social or political behaviour; (c) environmental policy.

Origin

1920s. From bio- + politics.

Pronunciation

biopolitics

/ˌbʌɪə(ʊ)ˈpɒlɪtɪks/