bioactive


bio·ac·tive

adjective \ˌbī-ō-ˈak-tiv\

Definition of BIOACTIVE

:  having an effect on a living organism <bioactive molecules>
bio·ac·tiv·i·ty \-ak-ˈti-və-tē\ noun

First Known Use of BIOACTIVE

1965

bio·ac·tive

adjective \-ˈak-tiv\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BIOACTIVE

: having an effect on a living organism <bioactive molecules> <bioactive pharmaceuticals and pesticides>
bio·ac·tiv·i·ty \-ak-ˈtiv-ət-ē\ noun, plural bio·ac·tiv·i·ties

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