from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Not penetrating the body, as by incision or injection: noninvasive surgery; a noninvasive diagnostic method.
- adj. Not invading healthy tissue: noninvasive cancer of the bladder.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Not invasive.
- adj. Of a surgical or other medical procedure, not requiring an incision.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. relating to a technique that does not involve puncturing the skin or entering a body cavity
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