Cerenkov

adjective
Ce·​ren·​kov
variants: also Cherenkov \ chər-​ˈ(y)eŋ-​kəf How to pronounce Cerenkov (audio) \

Medical Definition of Cerenkov

1 : of, relating to, or being Cerenkov radiation or the process that produces such radiation the Cerenkov effect
2 : being a device that makes use of Cerenkov radiation a Cerenkov counter

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“Cerenkov.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Cerenkov. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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