radioprotection

[ rā′dē-ō-prə-tĕkshən ]

n.

Protection against the harmful effects of radiation.

Nearby words

  1. reni,
  2. reni, guido,
  3. reni-,
  4. renifleur,
  5. reniform,
  6. reniportal,
  7. renitent,
  8. renk,
  9. renminbi,
  10. rennes

Related formsra′di•o•pro•tective adj.


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