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Definition of "absorbable" []

  • Capable of being absorbed or swallowed up. (adjective)

Gnu Collaboartive International Dictionary of English: licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

Use "absorbable" in a sentence
  • "Poly-L-lactic acid is the same material used in absorbable sutures and offers an excellent safety profile."
  • "If that's the case, they may have packed the scrotum with some kind of absorbable antibiotic impregnated material and that could be what I'm seeing."
  • "Abbott's bioabsorbable everolimus eluting coronary scaffold is made of polylactide, a proven biocompatible material that is commonly used in medical implants such as absorbable sutures."