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Synonyms for artificial

Synonyms for artificial

made by human beings instead of nature

made to imitate something else

not genuine or sincere

artificially genteel

marked by unnaturalness, pretension, and often a slavish love of fads

Synonyms for artificial

contrived by art rather than nature



artificially formal

not arising from natural growth or characterized by vital processes

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This compatibility with cell growth means that, along with the strength provided by the composite structure, the new artificial bone meets the requirements for an artificial graft more fully than current options.
Scientists produce white and red blood cells from artificial bone marrow.
The three types of bone transplants are an autologous bone graft whereby a portion of a bone is taken from and transplanted within the same body, those from donor individuals to separate recipients, and those involving a supplemental element made using a artificial bone graft.
Nosker thinks larger bridges, bullet-proof materials, or artificial bone may be made from recycled plastics.
The findings of Haddon may lead to improved flexibility and strength of artificial bone, new types of bone grafts, and inroads in the treatment of osteoporosis.
Kotov has had enough success with this and materials that incorporate such celebrity substances as carbon nanotubes that a small Stillwater company, Strala Materials, is now trying to commercialize his materials for body armor, aviation equipment, and artificial bone.
It means he now has an artificial bone in his neck held in by a metal plate and two screws with the wound sealed by 22 staples.
Materials scientists use this property extensively to construct artificial bone grafts that are either entirely made of or only surface-coated with the biologically relevant calcium orthophosphates.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers from Materials and Energy Research Center succeeded in increasing primary pressure strength of artificial bone cement by using nanoparticles.
In extreme conditions, it is possible that the different mechanical properties of the artificial bone graft may cause a re-fracture or become a source for bacterium growth in infection," Xia said.
Artificial bone and prostheses are used for the rehabilitation and restoration of function in the human body.
Cornelissen), Belgium, on new practices to build artificial bone tissue with stem cells.
He said he couldn't put my skull back together so he had to make a bridge and fill it with artificial bone to get my head back to its normal shape.
Kelyniam in an engineering firm that has seen recent developments in the production of high-precision replication of artificial bone implants for medical applications.
The operation will involve removing discs in his back, putting artificial bone back in place and installing titanium rods to support his back.