permissible dose


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permissible dose

[pərmis′ibəl]
Etymology: L, permittere, to permit, dosis, something given
the maximum amount of radiation that may be expected to produce no significantly harmful results if given to an individual in a specified period.

permissible dose,

permissible dose

see dose equivalent limits.
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1 reactor was exposed to twice the annual permissible dose of radiation.
Historically, the first permissible dose proposed was linked to deterministic effects of ionizing radiation.
Spraying with the highest permissible dose of an effective pesticide such as Monsanto Roundup, only guarantees an 80 per cent clearance per application.