Word of the Day – Oct. 23 – In Silico

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Adverb or adjective: In Silico (in-SIL-ih-koh)

Definition: In or on a computer: done or produced by using computer software or simulation.

Sample sentence: Researchers claim they are creating life forms on computers, in silico creatures as truly alive as the bacteria studied in vitro.

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