Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / biopsy
FEEDBACK

biopsy

See definition of biopsy on Dictionary.com
  • as inexamination
  • as ingoing-over
  • as inoperation

synonyms for biopsy

  • autopsy
  • inquiry
  • observation
  • probe
  • test
  • exam
  • physical
  • postoperative
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Don't Feel Thwarted By This Quiz On "Benefit" Opposites
START THE QUIZ

How to use biopsy in a sentence

Called digital PCR, it is also employed in so-called liquid biopsies to spot signs of cancer in a blood draw.
THE FAST-SPREADING CORONAVIRUS VARIANT IS TURNING UP IN US SEWERSSTEPHANIE ARNETTFEBRUARY 8, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Neither biopsies nor MRIs show anything of note in muscles supposedly affected with knots.
A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO GIVING YOURSELF A MASSAGESANDRA GUTIERREZ G.JANUARY 14, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
A small sample of cells is taken from an animal, usually via biopsy, and then fed a broth of nutrients.
YOUR FIRST LAB-GROWN BURGER IS COMING SOON—AND IT’LL BE “BLENDED”KATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The first procedure was in 1985—a neurosurgical biopsy using a PUMA 560 robotic surgical arm.
ROBOTIC SURGERY GIVES DOCTORS NEW SAVVYJASON SPARAPANINOVEMBER 9, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The doctor needs to balance acting on intuition versus harming a patient by doing biopsies that aren’t needed.
WE’RE NOT READY FOR AI, SAYS THE WINNER OF A NEW $1M AI PRIZEWILL HEAVENSEPTEMBER 23, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BIOPSY

  • autopsy
  • biopsy
  • exam
  • inquiry
  • observation
  • physical
  • postoperative
  • probe
  • test
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.