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radiobiology

[rey-dee-oh-bahy-ol-uh-jee] /ˌreɪ di oʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of biology dealing with the effects of radiation on living matter.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; radio- + biology
Related forms
radiobiological
[rey-dee-oh-bahy-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌreɪ di oʊˌbaɪ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
radiobiologic, adjective
radiobiologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for radio-biology

radiobiology

/ˌreɪdɪəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of biology concerned with the effects of radiation on living organisms and the study of biological processes using radioactive substances as tracers
Derived Forms
radiobiological (ˌreɪdɪəʊˌbaɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
radiobiologically, adverb
radiobiologist, noun
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radio-biology in Medicine

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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