[non-uh-brey-siv, -ziv] /ˌnɒn əˈbreɪ sɪv, -zɪv/
not causing abrasion.
[ab-suh-loo-tiz-uh m] /ˈæb sə luˌtɪz əm/ noun 1. the principle or the exercise of complete and unrestricted power in government. 2. any theory holding that values, principles, etc., are and not relative, dependent, or changeable. /ˈæbsəluːˌtɪzəm/ noun 1. the principle or practice of a political system in which unrestricted power is vested in a monarch, […]
- Nonabsorbable suture
nonabsorbable suture non·ab·sorb·a·ble suture (nŏn’əb-sôr’bə-bəl, -zôr’-) n. A surgical suture made from a material unaffected by the biological activities of the body tissues, and therefore permanent unless removed.
[ab-sawr-buh nt, -zawr-] /æbˈsɔr bənt, -ˈzɔr-/ adjective 1. capable of heat, light, moisture, etc.; tending to . noun 2. something that : Tons of high-powered absorbents were needed to clean up the oil spill. /əbˈsɔːbənt; -ˈzɔː-/ adjective 1. able to absorb noun 2. a substance that absorbs 1718, adjective and noun, from Latin absorbentem (nominative […]
[uh-byoo-siv] /əˈbyu sɪv/ adjective 1. using, containing, or characterized by harshly or coarsely insulting language: an abusive author; abusive remarks. 2. treating badly or injuriously; mistreating, especially physically: his abusive handling of the horse. 3. wrongly used; corrupt: an abusive exercise of power. /əˈbjuːsɪv/ adjective 1. characterized by insulting or coarse language 2. characterized by […]