bioavailability

noun bio·avail·abil·i·ty \ -ə-ˌvā-lə-ˈbi-lə-tē \

Definition of bioavailability

: the degree and rate at which a substance (such as a drug) is absorbed into a living system or is made available at the site of physiological activity

bioavailable

play \-ˈvā-lə-bəl\ adjective

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First Known Use of bioavailability

1961


Medical Dictionary

bioavailability

noun bio·avail·abil·i·ty \ -ə-ˌvā-lə-ˈbil-ət-ē \

medical Definition of bioavailability

plural bioavailabilities
: the degree and rate at which a substance (as a drug) is absorbed into a living system or is made available at the site of physiological activity

bioavailable

play \-ˈvā-lə-bəl\ adjective

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