radiolabel

verb ra·dio·la·bel \ ˌrā-dē-ō-ˈlā-bəl \

Definition of radiolabel

radiolabeled; radiolabeling; radiolabels
: to label with a radioactive atom or substance

First Known Use of radiolabel

1956

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radiolabel

transitive verb ra·dio·la·bel \ -ˈlā-bəl \

medical Definition of radiolabel

radiolabeled or radiolabelled; radiolabeling or radiolabelling
: to label with a radioactive atom or substance
  • radiolabeled monoclonal antibodies

radiolabel

noun

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