Dosimeter

A radiation dosimeter is a device that measures exposure to ionizing radiation. It has two main uses: for human radiation protection and for measurement of dose in industrial processes. ==Personal dosimeters== The personal ionising radiation dosimeter is of fundamental importance in the disciplines of radiation dosimetry and radiation health physi...
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Dosimeter

a small portable instrument (such as a film badge, thermoluminescent dosimeter [TLD], or pocket dosimeter) for measuring and recording the total accumulated dose of ionizing radiation a person receives.
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dosimeter

(do-sim┬┤ә-tәr) an instrument used to detect and measure exposure to radiation.
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dosimeter

A device for measuring radiation, especially X-rays. ... Origin: G. Dosis, dose, + metron, measure ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Dosimeter

A device worn by a worker for determining the worker's accumulated noise exposure with regard to level and time according to a pre-determined integration formula. See also: Noise.
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Dosimeter

A general term applied to devices designed to record Personal Exposure , as apposed to Environmental Exposure . The devices may be in the form of a Passive Dosimeter or an Active Dosimeter . Passive dosimeters will include Film Badges and TLD , whilst active dosimeters will include EPDs . The dosimeter is the standard way of measuring personal exp....
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Dosimeter

A general term applied to devices designed to record Personal Exposure , as apposed to Environmental Exposure . The devices may be in the form of a Passive Dosimeter or an Active Dosimeter . Passive dosimeters will include Film Badges and TLD , whilst active dosimeters will include EPDs . The dosimeter is the standard way of measuring personal expo...
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Dosimeter

A radiation sensitive device, e.g., film, monitor ion chamber, TLD, etc., with a known sensitivity that is placed in the beam path of radiation to dose.
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Dosimeter

A small, calibrated electroscope worn by laboratory personnel and designated to detect and measure incident ionizing radiation or chemical exposure.
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Dosimeter

A small, calibrated electroscope worn by laboratory personnel and designated to detect and measure incident ionizing radiation or chemical exposure.
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Dosimeter

An instrument to measure dosage; many so-called dosimeters actually measure exposure rather than dosage. Dosimetry is the process or technology of measuring and/or estimating dosage.
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dosimeter

dosimeter, dosemeter 1. An instrument that measures and indicates the amount of x-rays or radiation absorbed in a given period. 2. A device carried by a person for measuring the quantity of ionizing radiation; such as, gamma rays, to which one has been exposed.
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dosimeter

instrument for measuring dose of radiation
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dosimeter

instrument that measures exposure to ionizing radiation over a given period. There are three types of dosimeters worn by persons who work with or ... [1 related articles]
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dosimeter

radiation meter designed to measure quantities such as an absorbed dose or a dose equivalent NOTE 1 - In a wider sense, this term is used for meters designed to measure other quantities related to radiation such as exposure, fluence, etc. Such use is deprecated. NOTE 2 - This apparatus may require a separate reader to read out the absorbed dose or ...
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dosimeter

Type: Term Pronunciation: dō-sim′ĕ-tĕr Definitions: 1. A device for measuring radiation, especially x-rays.
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