noninvasive

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adjective non·in·va·sive \-in-ˈvā-siv, -ziv\

Definition of noninvasive

  1. 1 :  not tending to spread; specifically :  not tending to infiltrate and destroy healthy tissue <noninvasive cancer of the bladder>

  2. 2 :  not being or involving an invasive medical procedure <noninvasive imaging techniques>

noninvasively

adverb

Examples of noninvasive in a sentence

  1. noninvasive techniques of measuring brain activity

1968

First Known Use of noninvasive

1968


NONINVASIVE Defined for English Language Learners

noninvasive

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adjective non·in·va·sive \-in-ˈvā-siv, -ziv\

Definition of noninvasive for English Language Learners

  • medical : done without cutting the body or putting something into the body


Medical Dictionary

noninvasive

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adjective non·in·va·sive \ˌnän-in-ˈvā-siv, -ziv\

Medical Definition of noninvasive

  1. 1:  not tending to spread; specifically :  not tending to infiltrate and destroy healthy tissue <noninvasive cancer of the bladder>

  2. 2:  not being or involving an invasive medical procedure <noninvasive imaging techniques that do not require the injection of dyes>

noninvasively

adverb

noninvasiveness

noun

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