rem

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rem

noun \ˈrem\

Definition of REM

:  the dosage of an ionizing radiation that will cause the same biological effect as one roentgen of X-ray or gamma-ray exposure

Origin of REM

roentgen equivalent man
First Known Use: 1947

REM

noun \ˈrem\

Definition of REM

First Known Use of REM

1957

Rhymes with REM

rem

noun \ˈrem\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of REM

: the dosage of an ionizing radiation that will cause the same biological effect as one roentgen of X-ray or gamma-ray dosage—compare rep

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