The definition of biophysics is the science dealing with how physics applies to the processes of biology.
An example of biophysics is explaining how birds fly.
nounused with a sing. verb
The science that deals with the application of physics to biological processes and phenomena.
bio- + physics
- According to Yeon-Kyun Shin, a biophysics professor at Iowa State University, "If you deprive cholesterol from the brain, then you directly affect the machinery that triggers the release of neurotransmitters."