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air dose

[′er ‚dōs]
(nucleonics)
The total absorbed dose at a point in free air, resulting from both the radiation of a primary beam of x-rays or gamma rays and the radiation scattered by the surrounding air.
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Note that the flight altitudes were about 300 m above ground, and the estimated air dose rate is the averaged value of air dose rates in a 9600 m diameter circle.
2010) the same essential oil caused complete mortality (100%) when exposed to 195 ul/l air dose for 144 h, and to obtain the same mortality rate with myrtle essential oil much lower dose (65 ul/l air) and exposure time (72 h) were adequate.
Position of Free Air Dose Percentage Lead Shield Average Decrease No lead shield 3.