infrared radiation


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infrared radiation

Radiation emitted or reflected in the infrared portion of the electromagnetic spectrum.

infrared radiation

Invisible heat radiation emitted from hot bodies.
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Noun1.infrared radiation - electromagnetic radiation with wavelengths longer than visible light but shorter than radio waves
actinic radiation, actinic ray - electromagnetic radiation that can produce photochemical reactions
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