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radiochemistry

 [ra″de-o-kem´is-tre]
the branch of chemistry dealing with radioactive materials.

ra·di·o·chem·is·try

(rā'dē-ō-kem'is-trē),
1. The science of using radionuclides to synthesize labeled compounds for biochemical or biologic research, or radiopharmaceuticals for clinical diagnostic studies.
2. The study of methods of labeling compounds with radionuclides.
3. The science concerned with the effects of ionizing or nuclear radiation on chemical reactions or materials.

radiochemistry

/ra·dio·chem·is·try/ (-kem´is-tre) the branch of chemistry dealing with radioactive materials.

radiochemistry

[-kem′istrē]
Etymology: L, radius + Gk, chemiea, alchemy
the branch of chemistry that deals with the properties and behavior of radioactive materials and the use of radionuclides in the study of chemical and biological problems.

ra·di·o·chem·is·try

(rā'dē-ō-kem'is-trē)
1. The science of using radionuclides to synthesize labeled compounds for biochemical or biologic research, or radiopharmaceuticals for clinical diagnostic studies.
2. The study of methods of labeling compounds with radionuclides.

radiochemistry

the branch of chemistry dealing with radioactive materials.
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In this book, editor Peter Warwick has collected several papers presented at the twelfth Symposium on Nuclear and Environmental Radiochemical Analysis held in the United Kingdom in September of 2014.
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The parties agreed to complete by December 31, 2007 a set of disablement actions for the three core facilities at Yongbyon: the 5-MW(e) Experimental Reactor, the Radiochemical Laboratory (Reprocessing Plant), and the Fresh Fuel Fabrication Plant.
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