[ ree-rey-dee-ey-shuhn ]
/ riˌreɪ diˈeɪ ʃən /
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby reradiation
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Example sentences from the Web for reradiation
On such nights the reradiation of energy is not apparent in the traces of the thermographs.
British Dictionary definitions for reradiation
/ (ˌriːreɪdɪˈeɪʃən) /
radiation resulting from the previous absorption of primary radiation
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