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UV

Also, U.V.
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Examples from the web for UV
  • This problem was called the UV catastrophe and infrared catastrophe.
  • In longwave UV light it has a very strong reflection, almost white.
  • They should reduce UV light exposure, to minimize the risk of bcc.
  • Many people feel that such UV protected milk tastes better.
British Dictionary definitions for UV

UV

abbreviation
1.
ultraviolet
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Word Origin and History for UV

abbreviation of ultraviolet, by 1928.

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UV in Medicine

UV or U.V.
abbr.
ultraviolet

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Related Abbreviations for UV

UV

ultraviolet
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