biocompatible
adjective see biocompatibility

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • biocompatible — [ bjokɔ̃patibl ] adj. • v. 1970; de bio et compatible ♦ Méd. Qui est toléré par l organisme. Matériau biocompatible (⇒ biomatériau) . N. f. BIOCOMPATIBILITÉ . ● biocompatible adjectif Relatif à la …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • biocompatible — UK US /ˌbaɪəʊkəmˈpætɪbl/ adjective ► used to describe something that does not have a harmful effect on the human body: »A replacement heart valve is a well known biocompatible device …   Financial and business terms

  • biocompatible — [bī΄ōkəm pat′ə bəl] adj. compatible with living tissue, as a prosthetic material or device that is not rejected or does not cause infection biocompatibility n. * * * See biocompatibility. * * * …   Universalium

  • biocompatible — biocompatible. adj. Biol. Que tiene biocompatibilidad …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • biocompatible — adj. Biol. Que tiene biocompatibilidad …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • biocompatible — [bī΄ōkəm pat′ə bəl] adj. compatible with living tissue, as a prosthetic material or device that is not rejected or does not cause infection biocompatibility n …   English World dictionary

  • biocompatible — {{#}}{{LM B05344}}{{〓}} {{[}}biocompatible{{]}} ‹bio·com·pa·ti·ble› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} {{♂}}Referido especialmente a una prótesis,{{♀}} que es compatible con el organismo humano: • Las prótesis actuales utilizan nuevos materiales biocompatibles …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • biocompatible — adjective Compatible with biological tissue …   Wiktionary

  • biocompatible — bio·com·pat·i·ble (bi″o kom patґĭ bəl) being harmonious with life; not having toxic or injurious effects on biological function …   Medical dictionary

  • biocompatible — adj. being compatible with life; not injurious to living tissue; not having toxic or harmful effects on biological function …   English contemporary dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”