radiopharmaceutical

noun
ra·dio·phar·ma·ceu·ti·cal | \ˌrā-dē-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈsü-ti-kəl \

Definition of radiopharmaceutical 

: a radioactive drug used for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes

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radiopharmaceutical adjective

First Known Use of radiopharmaceutical

1952, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of radiopharmaceutical was in 1952

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radiopharmaceutical

noun
ra·dio·phar·ma·ceu·ti·cal | \ˌrād-ē-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈsüt-i-kəl \

Medical Definition of radiopharmaceutical 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a radioactive drug used for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes

radiopharmaceutical

adjective

Medical Definition of radiopharmaceutical (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, or being a radiopharmaceutical radiopharmaceutical agents

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