Noun, pl. biochemistries
1. Deals with the study of the chemical reactions required for life to exist and function, usually a focus on the cellular level.
2. The organic chemistry of compounds and processes occurring in organisms.
3. The effort to understand biology within the context of chemistry.
4. The study of metabolic pathways and in general, the chemistry of organisms.
5. The scientific study of the chemistry of living cells, tissues, organs and organisms.
Syn: biological chemistry