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a.1.Able or fitted to deplete.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Non-toxic and biodegradable, it is characterised by low VOC emissions and is non-ozone depletive.
A nonfucosylated human antibody to CD19 with potent B-cell depletive activity for therapy of B-cell malignancies.
This might suggest that the depletive reduction of platelets cannot be compensated by the hemopoietic function due to this critical disease condition.
Charlie, an 11-month-old boy, suffers from an extremely rare depletive genetic condition causing progressive brain damage and muscle weakness.