Definition of bioequivalent in US English:

bioequivalent

adjective

Pharmacology
  • Of different preparations or formulations of a drug or other pharmaceutical product: having equivalent bioavailability and pharmacokinetic properties.

Origin

1970s. From bio- + equivalent, after bioequivalence, bioequivalency.

Pronunciation

bioequivalent

/ˌbʌɪəʊɪˈkwɪvələnt/