radiomimetic
adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1947 producing effects similar to those of radiation <
a radiomimetic antibiotic
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  • radiomimetic — RADIOMIMÉTIC, Ă, radiomimetici, ce, adj. (fiz.; despre substanţe) Cu acţiune asemănătoare radiaţiilor ionizate. [pr.: di o ] – Din fr. radiomimétique, engl. radiomimetic. Trimis de LauraGellner, 02.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  radiomimétic adj. m.… …   Dicționar Român

  • radiomimetic — [rā΄dē ō mi met′ik] adj. producing action and effects similar to radiation * * * ra·di·o·mi·met·ic (rā dē ō mĭ mĕtʹĭk) adj. Having effects on living tissue similar to those produced by radiation: a radiomimetic chemical. * * * …   Universalium

  • radiomimetic — [rā΄dē ō mi met′ik] adj. producing action and effects similar to radiation …   English World dictionary

  • Radiomimetic — Imitating radiation. A radiomimetic drug is one that imitates the effects of radiation as in the case of chemicals such as nitrogen mustards which are used in cancer chemotherapy. The mimetic part of radiomimetic comes from the Greek verb… …   Medical dictionary

  • radiomimetic — adj. [L. radius, ray; Gr. mimos, mime] Chemical agents causing effects similar to ionizing radiation in living systems …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • radiomimetic — adjective Having a biological effect similar to that of radiation …   Wiktionary

  • radiomimetic — ra·dio·mimetic …   English syllables

  • radiomimetic — “+ adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary radio + mimetic : producing especially biological effects similar to those produced by radiation * * * rādiomimetˈic adjective (of drugs) imitating the physiological action of X rays • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • radiomimetic substances — radiomimetic substances. См. радиомиметические вещества. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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