radiant intensity

noun

Definition of radiant intensity

: the radiant energy that is emitted by a source per unit time per unit solid angle in a given direction under conditions that the source may be considered as sensibly a point source and that is measured in units of watts per steradian

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“Radiant intensity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radiant%20intensity. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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