absorbed dose

absorbed dose

noun Physics.
dose ( def 4a ).
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absorbed dose
 
n
the amount of energy transferred by nuclear or ionizing radiation to a unit mass of absorbing material

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absorbed dose n.
The quantity of radiation energy, expressed in rads, that is administered or absorbed per unit mass of target.

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