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radiation therapy

[‚rād·ē′ā·shən ′ther·ə·pē]
(medicine)
The use of ionizing radiation or radioactive substances to treat disease. Also known as actinotherapy; radiotherapy.
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Together with its partner, the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA), BP Exploration Libya signed an exploration and production sharing agreement with Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) to explore offshore in Libya's Sirt basin and onshore in the Ghadames basin.
CA The contract also includes related telecommunications and power supply equipment CAfor the coastal line from Ras Ajdir to Sirt and the inland line from Al-Hisha to Sabha.
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