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radio-

[′rād·ē·ō]
(electromagnetism)
A prefix denoting the use of radiant energy, particularly radio waves.
(nucleonics)
Chemical prefix designating radiation or radioactivity; used to designate radioactive elements (such as radiocarbon) and substances containing them (such as radiochemicals, radiocolloids, or radio compounds).
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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