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thermoluminescence
American English: /ˌθərmoʊˌluməˈnɛsəns/
British English: /ˌθəːmə(ʊ)luːmɪˈnɛs(ə)ns/

Translation of thermoluminescence in Spanish:

noun

  • uncountable
    Example sentences
    • Many minerals heated at hundreds of degrees emit luminescence, so that thermoluminescence has been used initially in geology, archeological dating and radiation dosimetry.
    • The thermoluminescence does not manifest itself until a temperature of 932°F is reached.
    • To determine the time since the object was last fired, a sample of around 30 mg is removed and heated to 500°C, which releases the stored energy in the form of light - this is thermoluminescence.
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