Synonyms and Antonyms for ultraviolet-radiation

1. ultraviolet radiation (n.)

radiation lying in the ultraviolet range; wave lengths shorter than light but longer than X rays

Synonyms: Antonyms:

2. ultraviolet (n.)

radiation lying in the ultraviolet range; wave lengths shorter than light but longer than X rays

Synonyms: Antonyms:

3. ultraviolet (adj.)

having or employing wavelengths shorter than light but longer than X-rays; lying outside the visible spectrum at its violet end

Synonyms: Antonyms:

4. radiation (n.)

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

Synonyms: Antonyms:

5. radiation (n.)

the act of spreading outward from a central source

Synonyms: Antonyms:

6. radiation (n.)

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

Synonyms: Antonyms:

7. radiation (n.)

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

Synonyms: Antonyms:

8. radiation (n.)

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

Synonyms: Antonyms:

9. radiation (n.)

the spread of a group of organisms into new habitats

Synonyms: Antonyms:

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

Synonyms: Antonyms: