[ rey-dee-oh-bahy-ol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌreɪ di oʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi /
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the branch of biology dealing with the effects of radiation on living matter.
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OTHER WORDS FROM radiobiologyra·di·o·bi·o·log·i·cal [rey-dee-oh-bahy-uh-loj-i-kuhl], /ˌreɪ di oʊˌbaɪ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, ra·di·o·bi·o·log·ic, adjectivera·di·o·bi·ol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for radiobiology
/ (ˌreɪdɪəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of biology concerned with the effects of radiation on living organisms and the study of biological processes using radioactive substances as tracers
Derived forms of radiobiologyradiobiological (ˌreɪdɪəʊˌbaɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectiveradiobiologically, adverbradiobiologist, noun
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Medical definitions for radiobiology
[ rā′dē-ō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē ]
The study of the effects of radiation on living organisms.
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