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characterized by radioactivity.
radioactive iodine uptake test radioiodine uptake test.
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radioactiveadjective Referring to radioactivity or emission of radiation—e.g., alpha or beta particles, or gamma emission—from an atomic nucleus.
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radioactiveadjective Referring to radioactivity or emission of radiation–eg, alpha or beta particles, or gamma rays from an atomic nucleus
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