radiobiology

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noun ra·dio·bi·ol·o·gy \ˌrā-dē-ō-bī-ˈä-lə-jē\

Definition of radiobiology

  1. :  a branch of biology dealing with the effects of radiation or radioactive materials on biological systems

radiobiological

play \-ˌbī-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ or less commonly

radiobiologic

play \-jik\ adjective

radiobiologically

play \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

radiobiologist

play \-bī-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun

First Known Use of radiobiology

1919


Medical Dictionary

radiobiology

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noun ra·dio·bi·ol·o·gy \ˌrād-ē-ō-bī-ˈäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of radiobiology

plural

radiobiologies

  1. :  a branch of biology dealing with the effects of radiation or radioactive materials on biological systems

radiobiological

\-ˌbī-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\play also

radiobiologic

\-ik\play adjective

radiobiologically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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