hydrogel

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noun hy·dro·gel \ˈhī-drə-ˌjel\

Definition of hydrogel

  1. :  a gel composed usually of one or more polymers suspended in water

1864

First Known Use of hydrogel

1864


Medical Dictionary

hydrogel

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noun hy·dro·gel \ˈhī-drə-ˌjel\

Medical Definition of hydrogel

  1. :  a gel in which the liquid is water <a silicone hydrogel used to make soft contact lenses>


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