TITLE

radioactive

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1842
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "radioactive" is presented. It refers to the capability of spontaneous emission of alpha, beta, or gamma rays as a result of the disintegration of the nucleus of an atom.
ACCESSION #
21243349

 

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