Meaning of RADIOACTIVITY in English

RADIOACTIVITY

noun

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Workers were exposed to high levels of radioactivity .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

As the uranium reacts its radioactivity produces unstable atoms.

At St-Aubin, soil contains 30 times the acceptable level of radioactivity .

No radioactivity was detected, and there was no disruption of aircraft electronics.

Strong traces of radioactivity were discovered in the tombs, which is credited with having arrested dissolution.

That upsets some anti-nuclear activists, who claim that a rocket explosion could spew cancer-causing radioactivity into the atmosphere.

The first is the internal heat produced by radioactivity in the Earth.

The ratio of radioactivity of ulcer area v intact mucosa was calculated for each group of rats.

There, they surrendered cigarettes, breath mints and gum, which might pick up radioactivity that could be ingested.

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