dosimetry

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noun do·sim·e·try \dō-ˈsi-mə-trē\

Definition of dosimetry

plural

dosimetries

  1. :  the determination and measurement of the amount or dosage of radiation absorbed by a substance or living organism by means of a dosimeter Dosimetry is often used to monitor personnel working with radioactive materials or patients receiving radiotherapy.

dosimetric

play \ˌdō-sə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

1906

First Known Use of dosimetry

1906


Medical Dictionary

dosimetry

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noun do·sim·e·try \dō-ˈsim-ə-trē\

Medical Definition of dosimetry

plural

dosimetries

  1. :  the determination and measurement of the amount or dosage of radiation absorbed by a substance or living organism by means of a dosimeter Dosimetry is often used to monitor personnel working with radioactive materials or patients receiving radiotherapy.

dosimetric

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