doubling dose


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doubling dose

that dose of radiation expected to double the number of genetic mutations in a generation.

doub·ling dose

(dŭb'ling dōs)
Amount of radiation that doubles the incidence of stochastic effects.

doub·ling dose

(dŭb'ling dōs)
Amount of radiation that doubles the incidence of stochastic effects.