Radio-biological

radiobiology

[rey-dee-oh-bahy-ol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of biology dealing with the effects of radiation on living matter.

Origin:
1915–20; radio- + biology

radiobiological [rey-dee-oh-bahy-uh-loj-i-kuhl] , radiobiologic, adjective
radiobiologist, noun
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radiobiology (ˌreɪdɪəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of biology concerned with the effects of radiation on living organisms and the study of biological processes using radioactive substances as tracers
 
radiobiological
 
adj
 
radiobio'logically
 
adv
 
radiobi'ologist
 
n

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radiobiology ra·di·o·bi·ol·o·gy (rā'dē-ō-bī-ŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The study of the effects of radiation on living organisms.

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