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cryoprotective

adjective cryo·pro·tec·tive \ˌkrī-ō-prə-ˈtek-tiv\

Definition of CRYOPROTECTIVE

:  serving to protect against the deleterious effects of freezing <an intracellular cryoprotective agent>
cryo·pro·tec·tant \-ˈtek-tənt\ noun or adjective
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First Known Use of CRYOPROTECTIVE

1967
Medical Dictionary

cryoprotective

adjective cryo·pro·tec·tive \ˌkrī-ō-prə-ˈtek-tiv\

Medical Definition of CRYOPROTECTIVE

:  serving to protect against the deleterious effects of subjection to freezing temperatures <a cryoprotective agent>
cryo·pro·tec·tant \-tənt\ noun or adjective

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