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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: irradiation(0.00980 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to irradiation.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the condition of being exposed to radiation
2: a column of light (as from a beacon) [syn: beam, beam of light
, light beam, ray, ray of light, shaft, shaft of light
3: (physiology) the spread of sensory neural impulses in the
4: the apparent enlargement of a bright object when viewed
against a dark background
5: (Pavolvian conditioning) the elicitation of a conditioned
response by stimulation similar but not identical to the
6: (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by
exposure to radiation from a radioactive substance [syn: radiotherapy,
radiation therapy, radiation, actinotherapy]
English → English (gcide)
irradiation \ir*ra`di*a"tion\ ([i^]r*r[=a]`d[i^]*[=a]"sh[u^]n),
n. [Cf. F. irradiation.]
1. Act of irradiating, or state of being irradiated; as,
irradiation of foods with X-rays can preserve their
freshness by killing the bacteria that cause spoilage .
[1913 Webster +PJC]
2. Illumination; irradiance; brilliancy. --Sir W. Scott.
3. Fig.: Mental light or illumination. --Sir M. Hale.
4. (Opt.) The apparent enlargement of a bright object seen
upon a dark ground, due to the fact that the portions of
the retina around the image are stimulated by the intense
light; as when a dark spot on a white ground appears
smaller, or a white spot on a dark ground larger, than it
really is, esp. when a little out of focus.