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radiosodium

[ rey-dee-oh-soh-dee-uhm ]
/ ˌreɪ di oʊˈsoʊ di əm /
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noun Chemistry.
the radioactive isotope of sodium having an atomic mass of 24 and a half-life of 14.9 hours: used as a tracer in biochemistry.
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Origin of radiosodium

First recorded in 1930–35; radio- + sodium
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