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scintillation counter


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A device for detecting and counting scintillations produced by ionizing radiation.

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  • noun physics A detector of particles and ionizing radiation which uses a photomultiplier to generate flashes of light

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun counter tube in which light flashes when exposed to ionizing radiation


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