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bahy-o -thiŋ
Etymology :
Function : noun.

1: Any substance (other than a drug), synthetic or natural, that can be used as a system or part of a system that treats, augments, or replaces any tissue, organ, or function of the body.

2: A material intended to interface with biological systems to evaluate, treat, augment or replace any tissue, organ. material used for or suitable for use in prostheses that come in direct contact with living tissues.

(francisca aroso, 26/11/07)
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