bioavailability

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

Definition of bioavailability

  1. :  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

1961

First Known Use of bioavailability

1961


Medical Dictionary

bioavailability

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

Medical Definition of bioavailability

plural

bioavailabilities

  1. :  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

\-ˈvā-lə-bəl\play adjective

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