radiochemistry

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ra·di·o·chem·is·try

 (rā′dē-ō-kĕm′ĭ-strē)
n.
The chemistry of radioactive materials.

ra′di·o·chem′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.

radiochemistry

(ˌreɪdɪəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ)
n
1. (Chemistry) the chemistry of radioactive elements and their compounds
2. (Nuclear Physics) the chemistry of radioactive elements and their compounds
ˌradioˈchemical adj
ˌradioˈchemist n

ra•di•o•chem•is•try

(ˌreɪ di oʊˈkɛm ə stri)

n.
the chemical study of radioactive elements, both natural and artificial, and their use in the study of chemical processes.
[1900–05]
ra`di•o•chem′ist, n.
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Noun1.radiochemistry - the chemistry of radioactive substancesradiochemistry - the chemistry of radioactive substances
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
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All these technologies are considered specialist areas in their own right, and can be very challenging and require close collaboration between the subject matter specialists and the radiochemists.
Another crucial issue is the scarcity of expert radiochemists in Europe and the lack of first class training programs in this inter-disciplinary field merging chemistry, radiochemistry and medicinal chemistry.
We radiochemists have a whole suite of elements that we consider radioactive.