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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Capable of being inserted or grafted into the body for prosthetic, therapeutic, diagnostic, or experimental purposes

Usage examples (39)
  • SCR Inc., a Louisville-based company that is developing a long-term implantable device to treat heart failure;
  • GUPTA: It's called the implantable gastric stimulator or IGS.
  • GUPTA (voice-over): It's called the implantable gastric stimulator or IGS.
  • So he decided to try a new procedure called implantable collamer lens surgery. for more
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