Medical Dictionary


adj bio·de·grad·able \-di-ˈgrād-ə-bəl\

Medical Definition of BIODEGRADABLE

:  capable of being broken down especially into innocuous products by the action of living things (as microorganisms)
bio·de·grad·abil·i·ty \-ˌgrād-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē\ noun, plural bio·de·grad·abil·i·ties
bio·deg·ra·da·tion \-ˌdeg-rə-ˈdā-shən\ noun
bio·de·grade \-di-ˈgrād\ verb, bio·de·grad·ed bio·de·grad·ing


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