Synonyms for infrared radiation |

Synonyms and antonyms for infrared radiation

1. radiation (n.)

energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or waves or particles


2. radiation (n.)

the act of spreading outward from a central source


3. infrared (adj.)

having or employing wavelengths longer than light but shorter than radio waves; lying outside the visible spectrum at its red end

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4. infrared (n.)

the infrared region of the electromagnetic spectrum; electromagnetic wave frequencies below the visible range


5. radiation (n.)

a radial arrangement of nerve fibers connecting different parts of the brain


6. infrared (n.)

electromagnetic radiation with wavelengths longer than visible light but shorter than radio waves


7. radiation (n.)

(medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance


8. radiation (n.)

the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electromagnetic rays in nuclear decay


9. radiation (n.)

the spread of a group of organisms into new habitats


10. radiation (n.)

syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and sometimes loss of hair; greater exposure can cause sterility and cataracts and some forms of cancer and other diseases; severe exposure can cause death within hours