radio-luminescence

radioluminescence

[rey-dee-oh-loo-muh-nes-uhns]
noun Physics.
luminescence induced by nuclear radiation.

Origin:
1910–15; radio- + luminescence

radioluminescent, adjective
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radioluminescence (ˌreɪdɪəʊˌluːmɪˈnɛsəns)
 
n
physics luminescence that is induced by radiation from a radioactive material
 
radiolumi'nescent
 
adj

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