radio chemistry

radiochemistry

[rey-dee-oh-kem-uh-stree]
noun
the chemical study of radioactive elements, both natural and artificial, and their use in the study of chemical processes.

Origin:
1900–05; radio- + chemistry

radiochemist, noun
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radiochemistry (ˌreɪdɪəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ)
 
n
the chemistry of radioactive elements and their compounds
 
radio'chemical
 
adj
 
radio'chemist
 
n

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radiochemistry ra·di·o·chem·is·try (rā'dē-ō-kěm'ĭ-strē)
n.
The branch of chemistry dealing with radioactive materials.


ra'di·o·chem'i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
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radiochemistry   (rā'dē-ō-kěm'ĭ-strē)  Pronunciation Key 
The scientific study of the chemical behavior of radioactive materials.
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