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semi-synthetic

Saltos de línea: semi-synthet¦ic
Pronunciación: /sɛmɪsɪnˈθɛtɪk
 
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Definición de semi-synthetic en inglés:

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Chemistry
(Of a substance) made by synthesis from a naturally occurring material: a wide range of semi-synthetic penicillins
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • This is a semi-synthetic substance used as a thickening substance and to encourage lather.
  • Pyrethroids for example may be quite soft on mammals and birds but this particular group of semi-synthetic pesticides is extremely toxic to insects, fish and amphibians.
  • The Germans have begun work on semi-synthetic analogs to certain ferulic-acid skeletal-remnant panaxosides, in a mutual agreement with an unnamed Japanese pharmaceutical manufacturer.

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