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Geiger counternoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡaɪ.ɡə ˌkaʊn.tər/  us   /ˈɡaɪ.ɡɚ ˌkaʊn.t̬ɚ/
an ​electronicdevice for ​measuring the ​level of ​radioactivity
(Definition of Geiger counter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Geiger counternoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡɑɪ·ɡərˌkɑʊnt·ər/
an ​electronicdevice for ​finding and ​measuring the ​level of ​radioactivity (= ​energy from ​atomsbreaking)
(Definition of Geiger counter from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Geiger counter”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于测量放射等级的)盖革计数器…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於測量放射等級的)蓋革計數器…
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