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English definition of “exposure”

exposure

noun [C or U] (EXPERIENCE)    /ɪkˈspəʊ.ʒər/ US  /-ˈspoʊ.ʒɚ/
C1 the fact of experiencing something or being affected by it because of being in a particular situation or place: You should always limit your exposure to the sun. Even a brief exposure to radiation is very dangerous.Experiencing and suffering
(Definition of exposure noun (EXPERIENCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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