ionization tube


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Noun1.ionization tube - a measuring instrument that measures the amount of ionizing radiation
boron chamber - an ionization chamber lined with boron or filled with boron trifluoride gas for counting low velocity neutrons
Geiger tube, Geiger-Muller tube - an ionization chamber contained in a tube in a Geiger counter
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
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The only maintenance required in most cases is a once yearly replacement of the ionization tube.