dosimeter badge

Related to dosimeter badge: Film badge dosimeter, radiation dosimeter

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n.1.a dosimeter cosisting of a radiation-sensitive material, such as film, worn in a small package on a person's clothing, to record the accumulated radiation exposure of the person over a period of time; - used to monitor the exposure of individuals, such as workers in a nuclear power plant, to ionizing radiation.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Radiation must be monitored monthly with a dosimeter badge.
My entire team wears dosimeter badges and we have not noticed an uptick in radiation exposure since initiating our PEM program 18 months ago.