Definition of biotechnological in English:

biotechnological

adjective

  • See biotechnology

    • ‘This, followed by the discovery of restriction enzymes by Werner Arber in the 1960's, has paved the way for many biotechnological procedures such as recombinant DNA technology.’
    • ‘The understanding of the mechanisms that are used by plants to survive flooding might contribute to future biotechnological improvements of rice varieties.’
    • ‘One of the most rapidly developing areas of biotechnological research is environmental biotechnology.’
    • ‘These important polysaccharides are used in the food, textile, paint, biotechnological and biomedical industries and have a global value of approximately €580 million.’
    • ‘The molecular weights commonly used for biomedical and biotechnological applications range from a few hundred to approximately 20000.’

Pronunciation

biotechnological

/ˌbʌɪəʊtɛknəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/