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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Defense against harmful effects of nuclear decay

Usage examples (4)
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  • "These results are encouraging for other potential applications of melanin, including radioprotection of other radiation-sensitive tissues, such as the gastrointestinal...
  • There was a significant increase in survival in AdRspo1 cohorts compared to AdLacZ (p Rspo1 promoted radioprotection against RIGS and improved survival of mice exposed... for more
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