a tube functioning as an ionization chamber within a Geiger counter.
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Origin of Geiger-Müller tube
First recorded in 1925–30; see origin at Geiger-Müller threshold
Also called Geiger tube.
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A metal or glass tube filled with gas and used with a geiger counter.
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