biomaterial

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bi·o·ma·te·ri·al

 (bī′ō-mə-tîr′ē-əl)
n.
A biocompatible material that is used to construct artificial organs, rehabilitation devices, or prostheses and replace natural body tissues.

[bio(compatible) + material.]

biomaterial

(ˌbaɪəʊməˈtɪərɪəl)
n
a synthetic material used in prostheses or the replacement of natural body tissues

bi•o•ma•te•ri•al

(ˌbaɪ oʊ məˈtɪər i əl, ˈbaɪ oʊ məˌtɪər-)

n.
a natural or synthetic material that is compatible with living tissue and is suitable for surgical implanting.
[1965–70]
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