Definición de hydroxyapatite en inglés:

hydroxyapatite

Saltos de línea: hy¦droxy|apa¦tite
Pronunciación: /ˌhʌɪdrɒksɪˈapətʌɪt
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
A mineral related to apatite which is the main inorganic constituent of tooth enamel and bone, although it is rare in rocks.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The most familiar apatite derivative is hydroxyapatite, the bulk mineral constituent of bone.
  • Bone consists of collagen banded fibrils sprinkled with tiny crystals of the mineral hydroxyapatite, which is basically calcium phosphate.
  • A less popular ‘filler ‘for wrinkles is made from calcium hydroxyapatite, a substance used to replace missing bone.’

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