Geiger-Müller tube


nounPhysics.
  1. a tube functioning as an ionization chamber within a Geiger counter.

Origin of Geiger-Müller tube

1
First recorded in 1925–30; see origin at Geiger-Müller threshold
  • Also called Geiger tube .

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