Pronunciation: in'ter-me-tal'ik kom'pownd
Definition: a metal mixture that has a fixed chemical composition, or a narrow range for its composition when cooled from the liquid state. The atoms of one metal occupy definite positions in relationship to every point on the space lattice.
Disclaimer: This site is designed to offer information for general educational purposes only. The health information furnished on this site and the interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. You must always seek the advice of a professional for questions related to a disease, disease symptoms, and appropriate therapeutic treatments.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.
© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.