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Synonyms and Antonyms of radiation

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radiation

synonym (synonym of radiation)

  • (noun.state)
    syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea an more.. (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.process)
    the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electromagnetic rays in nuclear decay (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance (noun.act)
     

hypernym (radiation IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance (noun.act)
    (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.) (noun.act)
     
  • a radial arrangement of nerve fibers connecting different parts of the brain (noun.body)
    a structure that is part of the nervous system (noun.body)
     
  • energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or waves or particles (noun.phenomenon)
    (physics) a thermodynamic quantity equivalent to the capacity of a physical system to do work; the units of energy are joules or ergs (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and sometimes loss of hair; greater exposure can cause sterility and cataracts and some forms of cancer and other diseases; severe exposure can cause death within hours (noun.state)
    a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease (noun.state)
     
  • the act of spreading outward from a central source (noun.act)
    the act of emitting; causing to flow forth (noun.act)
     
  • the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electromagnetic rays in nuclear decay (noun.process)
    the release of electrons from parent atoms (noun.process)
     
  • the spread of a group of organisms into new habitats (noun.event)
    process or result of distributing or extending over a wide expanse of space (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.process)
    a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings) (noun.process)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF radiation relation)

  • (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance (noun.act)
    the use of strong light to treat acne or hyperbilirubinemia of the newborn (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the use of radium in radiation therapy (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the therapeutic use of X rays (noun.act)
     
  • energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or waves or particles (noun.phenomenon)
    high-energy radiation capable of producing ionization in substances through which it passes (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    radiation coming from outside the solar system (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    radiation consisting of waves of energy associated with electric and magnetic fields resulting from the acceleration of an electric charge (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    radiation from the sun (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • the act of spreading outward from a central source (noun.act)
    the act (or an instance) of subjecting a body or substance to the impact of high-energy particles (as electrons or alpha rays) (noun.act)
     
  • the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electromagnetic rays in nuclear decay (noun.process)
    a stream of atomic or subatomic particles that may be charged positively (e.g. alpha particles) or negatively (e.g. beta particles) or not at all (e.g more.. (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • the spread of a group of organisms into new habitats (noun.event)
    the development of many different forms from an originally homogeneous group of organisms as they fill different ecological niches (noun.event)
     

derivation (.... is derived from radiation)

  • (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance (noun.act)
    a medical specialist who uses radioactive substances and X-rays in the treatment of disease (noun.person)
     
  • energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or waves or particles (noun.phenomenon)
    send out rays or waves (verb.weather)
     
  • the act of spreading outward from a central source (noun.act)
    extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center (verb.stative)
     
  • the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electromagnetic rays in nuclear decay (noun.process)
    exhibiting or caused by radioactivity (adj.all)
     
  • the spread of a group of organisms into new habitats (noun.event)
    spread into new habitats and produce variety or variegate (verb.change)
     

domain category (radiation is domain category of ....)

  • (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance (noun.act)
    the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques (noun.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation domain category radiation sickness radiation syndrome radioactivity actinotherapy irradiation radiation therapy therapy emanation neural structure spread action activity phototherapy curietherapy x-ray therapy bombardment adaptive radiation radiologist radiotherapist radiate ray diversify radioactive medical specialty medicine

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