beta ray
noun Date: 1902 1. beta particle 2. a stream of beta particles — called also beta radiation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • beta ray — n. a stream of beta particles …   English World dictionary

  • Beta ray — Beta ray. См. Бета лучи. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • beta ray — noun radiation of beta particles during radioactive decay • Syn: ↑beta radiation, ↑electron radiation • Hypernyms: ↑corpuscular radiation, ↑particulate radiation, ↑ionizing radiation * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • beta ray — Synonyms and related words: Becquerel ray, Grenz ray, Roentgen ray, X radiation, X ray, actinic ray, alpha radiation, alpha ray, anode ray, beta radiation, canal ray, cathode ray, cosmic radiation, cosmic ray, cosmic ray bombardment, electron… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • beta ray — be′ta ray n. phs a stream of beta particles • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • beta ray — /ˈbitə reɪ/ (say beetuh ray) noun a stream of beta particles …   Australian English dictionary

  • beta ray — Physics. a stream of beta particles. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • beta ray — stream of beta particles (electrons or positrons ejected from an atom s nucleus during radioactive decay) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Beta Ray Bill — Personnage de fiction apparaissant dans The Mighty Thor Alias Simon Walters, Beta Ray Thor Origine …   Wikipédia en Français

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