film badge


noun

a badgelike device that, when processed, indicates whether a dose of radiation has been received: worn by workers subject to radiation exposure.

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DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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decorum

Origin of film badge

First recorded in 1940–45
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