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See definition of radioactivity on Dictionary.com
  • as inenergy
  • as inradiation
  • as inx-ray

synonyms for radioactivity

  • dynamism
  • electricity
  • heat
  • potential
  • service
  • strength
  • application
  • burn
  • conductivity
  • current
  • force
  • friction
  • gravity
  • horsepower
  • juice
  • kilowatts
  • magnetism
  • pressure
  • rays
  • reaction
  • response
  • steam
  • voltage
  • wattage
  • nuclear particles
  • radioactive particles

antonyms for radioactivity

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  • lack
  • peace
  • question
  • idleness
  • inactivity
  • laziness
  • lethargy
  • tiredness
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      How to use radioactivity in a sentence

      The researchers did not report any evidence of radioactivity within the quasicrystal itself, Conover says.
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      These fears were addressed instead by films that tickled the imagination, with giant insects transformed by radioactivity.
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      Although radioactivity was discovered in 1896, that energy long remained an untapped resource.
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      This would allow an estimate of the energy still left in the Martian core from a combination of its formation and radioactivity, a key element in understanding what geological activity might still be possible there.
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      “It is probably the purest environment in terms of radioactivity on Earth,” says Gioacchino Ranucci, a Borexino member.
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      His calculations were in error, however — not because he was bad at math, but because he didn’t know about radioactivity.
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      This new virus strain was accidentally produced in the course of some experiments with radioactivity.
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      Twenty minutes after the irradiation period, the radioactivity of the calcium standards is measured by the same instrument.
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      Later on, radioactivity from silver (silver-110m) can be measured using a longer counting time.
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      Since the atomic wars, the increased radioactivity of the earth undoubtedly stimulates mitosis of the malignant cells.
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      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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      WORDS RELATED TO RADIOACTIVITY

      • Roentgen rays
      • actinism
      • cathode rays
      • encephalogram
      • fluoroscope
      • radioactivity
      • radiograph
      • refractometry
      • ultraviolet rays
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