Reradiation - definition of reradiation by The Free Dictionary
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To radiate (absorbed radiation) after absorbing incident energy.
re·ra′di·a′tion (-ā′shən) n.
(Nuclear Physics) radiation resulting from the previous absorption of primary radiation
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Assuming that heat losses from the flaming surface are by reradiation
only, and the burning and ignition temperatures are similar and approximately equal to [T.
Gathering data from body-worn biomedical measurement devices through normal cellular can be unreliable because of reradiation
of radio frequencies from sensor leads, insufficient signal strength to communicate with the monitor, and human body interaction with the cellular antenna causing signal fading.
The temperature map can be explained by reradiation
of solar energy.