Geiger-Müller tube

Origin of Geiger-Müller tube

First recorded in 1925–30; see origin at Geiger-Müller threshold
Also called Geiger tube. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

geiger tube in Medicine

Geiger tube

  1. A metal or glass tube filled with gas and used with a geiger counter.
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