how to pronounce irradiation


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irradiation is pronounced in five syllables

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meanings of irradiation


  1. Illumination; irradiance; brilliance.
  2. Mental light or illumination.
  3. The apparent enlargement of a bright object seen upon a dark ground, due to the fact that the portions of the retina around the image are stimulated by the intense light; as when a dark spot on a white ground appears smaller, or a white spot on a dark ground larger, than it really is, especially when a little out of focus.
  4. An act of irradiating, or state of being irradiated.
  5. A process of sterilisation whereby radiation is passed through a bag containing food, utensils, etc., to sterilise the contents.

irradiation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word irradiation occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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