Definitions. It is a challenge for scientists and philosophers to define life. This is partially because life is a process, not a substance.
the condition that distinguishes organisms from inorganic objects and dead organisms, being manifested by growth through metabolism, reproduction, and the ...
the ability to grow, change, etc., that separates plants and animals from things like water or rocks. : the period of time when a person is alive. : the experience of ...
a. The property or quality that distinguishes living organisms from dead organisms and inanimate matter, manifested in functions such as metabolism, growth, ...
Nov 11, 2014