Meaning of RADIOACTIVE in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ reɪdioʊæktɪv ]

Something that is radioactive contains a substance that produces energy in the form of powerful and harmful rays.

The government has been storing radioactive waste at Fernald for 50 years.


• radio‧ac‧tiv‧ity

...waste which is contaminated with low levels of radioactivity.


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