adjective Physics, Chemistry.
- radioactive constant,
- radioactive dating,
- radioactive decay,
- radioactive fallout,
- radioactive iodine
Origin of radioactive
Examples from the Web for radioactive
He was radioactive to those who once valued his political counsel and editorial avidity.Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine|Clive Irving|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Japanese monster gets a $160 million blockbuster reboot and protects mankind against a pair of radioactive MUTOs.
The Iranians now have most of the know-how and most of the radioactive stuff they need to build a bomb.Iranian Bombs and Black Swans in the Nuclear Negotiations|Christopher Dickey|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Was the Palestinian leader poisoned by radioactive polonium?
It can contain salts, metals, and sediments that are sometimes toxic or radioactive.
"Eighty-five isn't nearly as radioactive as the elements akin to it," he said.The Raid on the Termites|Paul Ernst
Molten drops of radioactive lava skittered across the durilium hull as Kennon advanced the power.The Lani People|J. F. Bone
There the radioactive gases produced by the explosion condense on and into this debris, producing radioactive fallout particles.In Time Of Emergency|Department of Defense
The study of these radioactive elements has led to a new atomic theory.Creative Chemistry|Edwin E. Slosson
In this case too it is associated with radioactive matter, which is almost ubiquitous.