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ra·​dio·​chem·​i·​cal -ˈkem-i-kəl How to pronounce radiochemical (audio)
: of, relating to, being, or using radiochemicals or the methods of radiochemistry
radiochemical analysis
radiochemical purity
radiochemically adverb


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: a chemical prepared with radioactive elements especially for medical research or application (as for use as a tracer in renal or heart function studies)

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“Radiochemical.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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