radionuclide

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ra·di·o·nu·clide

 (rā′dē-ō-no͞o′klīd′, -nyo͞o′-)
n.
A radioactive nuclide, especially one used within the body for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes.

radionuclide

(ˌreɪdɪəʊˈnjuːklaɪd)
n
(Nuclear Physics) a nuclide that is radioactive

ra•di•o•nu•clide

(ˌreɪ di oʊˈnu klaɪd, -ˈnyu-)

n.
a radioactive nuclide.
[1945–50]
Translations
radionucléide

radionuclide

n radionúclido
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