dosimetry

noun do·sim·e·try \ dō-ˈsi-mə-trē \

Definition of dosimetry

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

dosimetric

play \ˌdō-sə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

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First Known Use of dosimetry

1906


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dosimetry

noun do·sim·e·try \ dō-ˈsim-ə-trē \

medical Definition of dosimetry

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

dosimetric

play \ˌdō-sə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

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