radiobiology

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ra·di·o·bi·ol·o·gy

 (rā′dē-ō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
1. The study of the effects of radiation on living organisms.
2. The use of radioactive tracers to study biological processes.

ra′di·o·bi′o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
ra′di·o·bi·ol′o·gist n.

radiobiology

(ˌreɪdɪəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Biology) the branch of biology concerned with the effects of radiation on living organisms and the study of biological processes using radioactive substances as tracers
radiobiological, radiobiologic adj
ˌradioˌbioˈlogically adv
ˌradiobiˈologist n

ra•di•o•bi•ol•o•gy

(ˌreɪ di oʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the branch of biology dealing with the effects of radiation on living matter.
[1915–20]
ra`di•o•bi`o•log′i•cal (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
ra`di•o•bi•ol′o•gist, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.radiobiology - the branch of biology that studies the effects of radiation on living organisms
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
Translations

radiobiology

[ˌreɪdɪəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ] Nradiobiología f

radiobiology

[ˌreɪdɪəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ] nradiobiologia

ra·di·o·bi·ol·o·gy

n. radiobiología, estudio del efecto de la radioactividad en tejidos vivos.
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