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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Bioscience (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of)

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THE LANGUAGE OF BIOSCIENCE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

Derived from the world-renowned McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, Sixth Edition, this vital reference offers a wealth of essential information in a portable, convenient, quick-find format. Whether youre a professional, a student, a writer, or a general reader with an interest in science, there is no better or more authoritative way to stay up-to-speed with the current language of bioscience or gain an understanding of its key ideas and concepts.

Written in clear, simple language understandable to the general reader, yet in-depth enough for scientists, educators, and advanced students, The McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Bioscience, Second Edition:

* Has been extensively revised, with 18,000 entries encompassing the language of the life sciences

* Includes synonyms, acronyms, and abbreviations

* Provides pronunciations for all terms

* Covers more than 20 areas of life science, including anatomy, biochemistry, botany, evolution, genetics, microbiology, physiology, and zoology, and has been expanded to cover other important biomedical sciences such as forensics, neuroscience, pathology, pharmacology, and veterinary science

* Includes an appendix containing tables of useful data and information

* Is based on the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms – for more than a quarter-of-a-century THE standard international reference

Carefully reviewed for clarity, completeness, and accuracy, the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Bioscience, Second Edition, offers a standard of excellence unmatched by any similar publication.

Synopsis:

Derived from the content of the respected McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, Sixth Edition, each title provides thousands of definitions of words and phrases encountered in a specific discipline. All include:

* Pronunciation guide for every term

* Acronyms, cross-references, and abbreviations

* Appendices with conversion tables; listings of scientific, technical, and mathematical notation; tables of relevant data; and more

* A convenient, quick-find format

Table of Contents

Preface

Staff

How to Use the Dictionary

Fields and Their Scope

Pronunciation Key

A-Z Terms

Appendix

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071410434
Manufactured:
McGraw-Hill Companies
Preface:
Licker, Mark D.
Preface:
Licker, Mark D.
Manufactured:
McGraw-Hill Companies
Author:
McGraw-Hill Companies
Author:
McGraw-Hill
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional McGraw-Hill Professional
Location:
New York
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Biology
Subject:
Anatomy
Subject:
Human Physiology
Subject:
Life sciences
Subject:
Life Sciences - Biology - General
Subject:
Physiology
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Series:
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of
Series Volume:
01-03-025
Publication Date:
January 2003
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
662
Dimensions:
8.22x5.70x1.37 in. 1.65 lbs.

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Product details 662 pages McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing - English 9780071410434 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Derived from the content of the respected McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, Sixth Edition, each title provides thousands of definitions of words and phrases encountered in a specific discipline. All include:

* Pronunciation guide for every term

* Acronyms, cross-references, and abbreviations

* Appendices with conversion tables; listings of scientific, technical, and mathematical notation; tables of relevant data; and more

* A convenient, quick-find format

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