radiomimetic

adjective

ra·​dio·​mi·​met·​ic ˌrā-dē-ō-mə-ˈme-tik How to pronounce radiomimetic (audio)
-mī-
: producing effects similar to those of radiation
a radiomimetic antibiotic

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary

First Known Use

1945, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of radiomimetic was in 1945

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“Radiomimetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radiomimetic. Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

Medical Definition

radiomimetic

adjective
ra·​dio·​mi·​met·​ic ˌrād-ē-ō-mə-ˈmet-ik, -mī- How to pronounce radiomimetic (audio)
: producing effects similar to those of radiation
radiomimetic agents
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