Definición de Geiger counter en inglés:

Geiger counter

Saltos de línea: Gei¦ger coun|ter
Pronunciación: /ˈɡʌɪɡəkaʊntə(r)
 
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(also Geiger-Müller counter)

sustantivo

  • A device for measuring radioactivity by detecting and counting ionizing particles.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The Geiger counter, a device used to detect the presence of radioactivity, works on this principle.
    • Pipes and other kinds of containers can be filled with radon gas and then checked with a Geiger counter or other detection device.
    • These arcs emit light high in the ultraviolet, as well as centimeter-wavelength sound, which together with the intense electromagnetic perturbations produced are particularly effective in activating the Geiger counters.

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