from The Century Dictionary.
- noun An instrument devised by Montigny for measuring the intensity of scintillation of the stars.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun physics A device that measures
fluctuationsin the Earth’s atmosphere.
- noun physics A
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We'd explain what we were doing, sit each child down and -- using a scintillometer that didn't even touch him -- measure radiation in the thyroid.
Preliminary scintillometer data for drill holes from Roughrider East were released on
Table 1 and complete scintillometer data sets for the 13 holes are in
Natural gamma emission radiation is measured in counts per second (cps) using an Exploranium GR-110 hand-held gamma-ray scintillometer.
The reader is cautioned that scintillometer readings are not directly or uniformly related to uranium grades of the rock sample measured, and should be used only as a preliminary indication of the presence of radioactive materials.
Geological mapping, prospecting, and scintillometer surveys are being carried out in conjunction with silt and soil sampling to build a framework for defining additional prospective areas and for understanding geochemical anomalies in this underexplored region.
As he watched the needle on the scintillometer dance,
This release completes the release of all scintillometer data for the Roughrider uranium deposit from the winter 2010 drill program.
One day, in March 1979, a man named Byrd Berman, a geologist by training, was driving down a road through cattle pastures when the scintillometer sitting on the dashboard of his Hertz rental car began to beep.
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire - April 15, 2010) - Hathor Exploration Limited (TSX VENTURE: HAT) announces the release of scintillometer results for Area 2 from the