Definition of Ionizing radiation

1. Noun. High-energy radiation capable of producing ionization in substances through which it passes.




Definition of Ionizing radiation

1. Noun. High-energy radiation that is capable of causing ionization in substances through which it passes; also includes high-energy particles. ¹

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Medical Definition of Ionizing radiation

1. Corpuscular (e.g., neutrons, electrons) or electromagnetic (e.g., gamma) radiation of sufficient energy to ionise the irradiated material. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ionizing Radiation

ionising radiation
ionium
ioniums
ionizable
ionization
ionization chamber
ionization energy
ionization tube
ionizations
ionize
ionized
ionizer
ionizers
ionizes
ionizing
ionizing radiation (current term)
ionizing radiations
ionogen
ionogenic
ionogens
ionogram
ionomer
ionomers
ionomycin
ionone
ionones
ionopause
ionopauses
ionopherogram
ionophore

Literary usage of Ionizing radiation

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1. Nuclear Legislation: Analytical Study : Regulatory and Institutional by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (2000)
"... of ANSTO. b) Australian ionizing radiation Advisory Council The Council advises the Minister for Health on matters relating to ionising radiation. ..."

2. Federal Benefits for Veterans and Dependents (1993)
"... Agent Orange and ionizing radiation Registries, veterans who served in the Persian Gulf War or who claim exposure to Agent Orange or atomic radiation ..."

3. Reviews in Environmental Health (1998): Toxicological Defense Mechanics edited by Gary E. R. Hook, George W. Lucier (2000)
"Once confluent, low-dose (priming) or high-dose (challenging) ionizing radiation exposures were applied using a Phillips X-ray generator as described (13 ..."

4. Nuclear Legislation: Analytical Study : Regulatory and Institutional by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (2000)
"... of ANSTO. b) Australian ionizing radiation Advisory Council The Council advises the Minister for Health on matters relating to ionising radiation. ..."

5. Federal Benefits for Veterans and Dependents (1993)
"... Agent Orange and ionizing radiation Registries, veterans who served in the Persian Gulf War or who claim exposure to Agent Orange or atomic radiation ..."

6. Reviews in Environmental Health (1998): Toxicological Defense Mechanics edited by Gary E. R. Hook, George W. Lucier (2000)
"Once confluent, low-dose (priming) or high-dose (challenging) ionizing radiation exposures were applied using a Phillips X-ray generator as described (13 ..."

7. Assessment of the Scientific Information for the Radiation Exposure by National Research Council (U.S.) (2005)
"RADIATION BIOLOGY When people are exposed to ionizing radiation from sources ... As described earlier in this chapter, some ionizing radiation can travel ..."

8. Assessment of the Scientific Information for the Radiation Exposure by National Research Council (U.S.) (2005)
"RADIATION BIOLOGY When people are exposed to ionizing radiation from sources ... As described earlier in this chapter, some ionizing radiation can travel ..."

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