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[silic(on) + -one]
1. An organic chemical compound composed of silicon and oxygen in association with other elements such as carbon or halogens. 2. Any of a group of polymeric organic silicon compounds used in adhesives, lubricants, synthetic rubber, and prostheses.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Silicone." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733137/all/silicone.
Silicone. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733137/all/silicone. Accessed April 22, 2019.
Silicone. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733137/all/silicone
Silicone [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 22]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733137/all/silicone.
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