radioprotective

adjective
ra·​dio·​pro·​tec·​tive | \ ˌrā-dē-ō-prə-ˈtek-tiv How to pronounce radioprotective (audio) \

Definition of radioprotective

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

Other Words from radioprotective

radioprotection \ ˌrā-​dē-​ō-​prə-​ˈtek-​shən How to pronounce radioprotective (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of radioprotective

1955, in the meaning defined above

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“Radioprotective.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radioprotective. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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radioprotective

adjective
ra·​dio·​pro·​tec·​tive | \ -prə-ˈtek-tiv How to pronounce radioprotective (audio) \

Medical Definition of radioprotective

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

Other Words from radioprotective

radioprotection \ -​ˈtek-​shən How to pronounce radioprotective (audio) \ noun

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