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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Life

Since there is no unequivocal definition of life, most current definitions in biology are descriptive. Life is considered a characteristic of ...

www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/intro-to-biology/what-is-biology/a/what-is-life

In the intro to biology video, we defined biology as the branch of science concerned with the study of living things, or organisms. That definition is pretty ...

www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Life

Jan 15, 2017 ... There is no consensus regarding the answer to the question as to when does life begin. Does it begin at the time of fertilization or the time ...

www.britannica.com/topic/life

May 26, 2017 ... Although a noun, as with other defined entities, the word life might be better cast ... A biochemical or molecular biological definition sees living ...

www.nasa.gov/vision/universe/starsgalaxies/life's_working_definition.html

How to define "life" is a sweeping question that affects whole branches of biology, biochemistry, genetics, and ultimately the search for life elsewhere in the ...

link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF01556737

May 1, 1974 ... For a definition of life the formulation on the level of natural sciences,i.e. the biological definition, will not be the same as the philosophical ...

www.ftexploring.com/biology/definition-of-life.htm

Feb 23, 2015 ... What is life?" Biology is the study of living things, but is there a universally accepted definition of "living things"? Not exactly, although just about ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/811024

A distinction must be made between various levels of thought. For a definition of life the formulation on the level of natural sciences, i.e. the biological definition, ...

www.thefreedictionary.com/Biological+life

a. The property or quality that distinguishes living organisms from dead organisms and inanimate matter, manifested in functions such as metabolism, growth, ...