German R unit

German R unit

[¦jər·mən ′är ‚yü·nət]
(nucleonics)
A unit of radiation dose rate due to x-rays, equal to approximately 2.5 Solomon R units, or approximately 1.5 roentgens per second. Also known as R unit.
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