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Related formsra·di·o·sen·si·tiv·i·ty, ra·di·o·sen·si·bil·i·ty [rey-dee-oh-sen-suh-bil-i-tee] /ˌreɪ di oʊˌsɛn səˈbɪl ɪ ti/, noun
- (of certain tissues or organisms) sensitive to or destructible by various types of radiant energy, as x-rays, rays from radioactive material, or the like.
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British Dictionary definitions for radiosensitive
Derived Formsradiosensitively, adverbradiosensitivity, noun
- affected by or sensitive to radiation
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radiosensitive in Medicine
Related formsra′di•o•sen′si•tiv′i•ty n.
- Sensitive to the action of radiation. Used especially of living structures.
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