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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

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contrived by art rather than nature

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artificially formal

not arising from natural growth or characterized by vital processes

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But the implantation of artificial bone improved the stability and relieved pain.
When designing artificial bone scaffolds, it's a fine balance between something that is porous enough to mix with natural bone and connective tissue, but at the same time strong enough for patients to lead a normal life," said Montazerian.
Caption: FIGURE 6: Defect area filled with artificial bone.
The new artificial bone can also be used for mending broken bones as well as better hip replacements.
Both were ceramics already used in artificial bone, each with different benefits.
Mr Welsh was previously managing director of Corin Limited and Ms Doyle, formerly of Stryker, is chief executive of Xeno Medical and an international authority on artificial bone, vertebroplasty - a procedure to relieve pain associated with fractured vertebrae - and orthobiologics.
have "created red and white blood cells from artificial bone marrow.
The student needed an artificial bone in his skull, an artificial eye, and a hearing aid, according to Ahmed Adnan, the surgeon who eventually operated on the patient at the Al-Ameer Hamza Hospital in Jordan.
The advanced engineering and design company, which has clients in almost every discipline in the manufacturing process, is now promoting the company's medical technology and looking at acquisition possibilities by researching available MRI centers and ambulatory surgical centers to help in its marketing and sales of the company's latest advancements in artificial bone replacements using cadcam technology.
The second volume presents recent research findings on magnesium alloys and biomaterials such as cellulose nanocomposites, calcium phosphate cement, bioactive glass, insoluble collagen sponge, contact lenses, and artificial bone.
Tokyo, Sept 2, 2009 - (JCN) - Kuraray Medical, a subsidiary of Kuraray, has obtained approval under the Pharmaceutical Affairs Law to manufacture and market its artificial bone graft medical devices.
The biomedical field is manufacturing artificial bone composites from nanocrystal-line calcium phosphates.
The surgery to protect a hole in his cranial bone by using an artificial bone was successful.
RAPID prototyping firm Unimatic is involved in a collaborative project to improve the performance of bespoke ceramic implants, to accelerate the use of artificial bone replacement to aid patient recovery from accidents.