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Synonyms for radioactivity
ˌreɪ di oʊ ækˈtɪv ɪ tira·dioac·tiv·i·ty

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  1. radiation, radioactivitynoun

    the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electromagnetic rays in nuclear decay

    Synonyms:
    radiation sickness, radiation syndrome, radiation, radiation therapy, actinotherapy, radiotherapy, irradiation

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  1. List of paraphrases for "radioactivity":

    radioactive, radiation

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  1. David Brenner:

    Radioactivity has a half-life, it does simply decay away in roughly a day or two.

  2. Yves Marignac:

    A scenario which leads to water loss by damage to the pools could lead to a release of radioactivity of the same or higher order than a core meltdown.

  3. Chuck Schumer:

    While inspectors would likely be able to detect radioactive isotopes at a site after 24 days, that delay would enable Iran to escape detection of any illicit building and improving of possible military dimensions( PMD) - the tools that go into building a bomb but don't emit radioactivity.

  4. James Acton:

    The main danger here is damage to the systems needed to keep the fuel in the reactor cool -- external power lines, emergency diesel generators, equipment to dissipate heat from the reactor core, in a war, repairing this equipment or implementing countermeasures could be impossible. In the worst case, the fuel could melt and spread large amounts of radioactivity into the environment.

  5. Kai Vetter:

    Even if some of the radioactive materials 'leaked' or still 'leak' from the ship, this radioactivity will be diluted very quickly in the water reducing the concentration substantially, in addition, the radiation emitted by the radioactive materials on the ship will not travel very far as the water is an excellent shield.


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