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radioisotope
American English: /ˌreɪdioʊˈaɪsətoʊp/
British English: /ˌreɪdɪəʊˈʌɪsətəʊp/

Translation of radioisotope in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • The radioactive tracer evaluated for this study, known by the brand name Zemiva, links a fatty acid to a radioisotope which is injected in the patient.
    • In 1934 he used a radioisotope of phosphorus to study how human tissue absorbs phosphate.
    • Synthesis of the heavier transuranic elements, as well as of radioisotopes of the natural elements, is sometimes included under the broader umbrella of chemical synthesis.

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