median lethal time


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median lethal time

The time required for half of a population to die after exposure to ionizing radiation.
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The L[T.sub.50] (median lethal time, hours required to kill half the population) was determined.
In 25 [per thousand], the L[T.sub.50] (median lethal time, hours) values of H.