nonabsorbable

adjective
non·​ab·​sorb·​able | \ ˌnän-əb-ˈsȯr-bə-bəl How to pronounce nonabsorbable (audio) , -ˈzȯr- \

Definition of nonabsorbable

: not capable of being absorbed nonabsorbable carbohydrates nonabsorbable silk sutures

First Known Use of nonabsorbable

1808, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonabsorbable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonabsorbable. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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nonabsorbable

adjective
non·​ab·​sorb·​able | \ ˌnän-əb-ˈsȯr-bə-bəl, -ˈzȯr- How to pronounce nonabsorbable (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonabsorbable

: not capable of being absorbed nonabsorbable silk sutures nonabsorbable antibiotics

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