gamma radiation


gamma radiation

noun

Definition of GAMMA RADIATION

:  radiation composed of gamma rays

First Known Use of GAMMA RADIATION

1904

gamma radiation

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GAMMA RADIATION

: radiation that is composed of gamma rays and is used in cancer radiotherapy

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