radioprotective

adjective ra·dio·pro·tec·tive \ ˌrā-dē-ō-prə-ˈtek-tiv \

Definition of radioprotective

: serving to protect or aiding in protecting against the injurious effect of radiations
  • radioprotective drugs

radioprotection

play \ˌrā-dē-ō-prə-ˈtek-shən\ noun

First Known Use of radioprotective

1955

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radioprotective

adjective ra·dio·pro·tec·tive \ -prə-ˈtek-tiv \

medical Definition of radioprotective

: serving to protect or aiding in protecting against the injurious effect of radiations
  • radioprotective drugs

radioprotection

play \-ˈtek-shən\ noun

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