Meaning of radiation
Pronunciation: (rā"dē-ā'shun), [key]
- the process in which energy is emitted as particles or waves.
- the complete process in which energy is emitted by one body, transmitted through an intervening medium or space, and absorbed by another body.
- the energy transferred by these processes.
- the act or process of radiating.
- something that is radiated.
- radial arrangement of parts.
- radiation (Thesaurus)