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Cerenkov radiation

noun

Medical Definition of CERENKOV RADIATION

:  light produced by charged particles (as electrons) traversing a transparent medium at a speed greater than that of light in the same medium—called also Cerenkov light

Variants of CERENKOV RADIATION

Cerenkov radiation also Cherenkov radiation

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