Meaning of “gamma radiation” in the English Dictionary

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"gamma radiation" in British English

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gamma radiationnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɡæm.ə reɪ.diˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌɡæm.ə reɪ.diˈeɪ.ʃən/

a type of radiation with a very short wavelength that passes through most solid objects

(Definition of “gamma radiation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gamma radiation" in American English

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gamma radiationnoun [ U ]

/ˈɡæm·ə reɪ·diˌeɪ·ʃən/

physics a type of powerful energy that travels in waves and can go through most solid objects

(Definition of “gamma radiation” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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