biotelemetry

biotelemeter, n.biotelemetric /buy'oh tel'euh me"trik/, adj.biotelemetrically, adv.
/buy'oh teuh lem"i tree/, n.
the tracking of a free-ranging animal, or the monitoring of one or more of its physiological conditions, by means of electronic equipment that receives signals from a radio transmitter or similar device attached to or embedded in the animal.
[1960-65; BIO- + TELEMETRY]

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