bioactive

/ (ˌbaɪəʊˈæktɪv) /

adjective

(of a substance) having or producing an effect on living tissue

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Derived forms of bioactive

bioactivity, noun
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Medical definitions for bioactive

bioactive
[ bī′ō-ăktĭv ]

adj.

Of or relating to a substance that has an effect on living tissue.
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Scientific definitions for bioactive

bioactive
[ bī′ō-ăktĭv ]

Relating to a substance that has an effect on living tissue.
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