Gamma Rays

   Photons of energy that are the most energetic form of electromagnetic radiation.

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  • gamma rays — gamma radiation or gamma rays noun A penetrating radiation given off by radium and other radioactive substances • • • Main Entry: ↑gamma * * * noun [plural] : powerful invisible rays that are sent out from some radioactive substances called also… …   Useful english dictionary

  • gamma rays — (also gamma radiation) ► PLURAL NOUN ▪ penetrating electromagnetic radiation of shorter wavelength than X rays …   English terms dictionary

  • gamma rays — gamma rays. См. гамма излучение. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • gamma rays — gamma ,rays noun plural SCIENCE a type of RADIATION with a very short WAVELENGTH, that can pass through solid objects …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gamma rays — gama spinduliuotė statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. gamma radiation; gamma rays; γ rays vok. Gamma Strahlen, m; Gamma Strahlung, f; γ Strahlen, m rus. гамма излучение, n; гамма лучи, m; γ лучи, m pranc. gamma rayonnement, m; rayonnement …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • gamma rays — electromagnetic radiation of wavelengths shorter than X rays, given off by certain radioactive substances. Gamma rays used in nuclear medicine tend to have higher energy than diagnostic X rays, with greater penetration; they are harmful to living …   Medical dictionary

  • gamma rays — electromagnetic radiation of wavelengths shorter than X rays, given off by certain radioactive substances. Gamma rays used in nuclear medicine tend to have higher energy than diagnostic X rays, with greater penetration; they are harmful to living …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • gamma rays — gama spinduliuotė statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Trumpųjų bangų (λ = 0,1 nm) elektromagnetinė spinduliuotė. atitikmenys: angl. gamma radiation; gamma rays; gamma particle radiation rus. гамма излучение; гамма лучи …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • gamma rays — N PLURAL Gamma rays are a type of electromagnetic radiation that has a shorter wavelength and higher energy than X rays …   English dictionary

  • gamma rays — gama spinduliuotė statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis γ trumpųjų bangų (bangos ilgis λ<4,10⁻¹⁰ m) elektromagnetinė spinduliuotė – fotoninė diskrečiojo spektro spinduliuotė, susidaranti kintant energinėms atomų branduolių… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • gamma rays — gama spinduliai statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Labai siauras gama spinduliuotės pluoštas. atitikmenys: angl. gamma rays rus. гамма лучи …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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