What does radioactive mean?

Definitions for radioactiveˌreɪ di oʊˈæk tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. radioactive(adj)

    exhibiting or caused by radioactivity

    "radioactive isotope"; "radioactive decay"; "radioactive fallout"

GCIDE

  1. radioactive(a.)

    (Physics) of, exhibiting, or caused by radioactivity.

  2. Origin: [Radio- + active.]

Wiktionary

  1. radioactive(Adjective)

    Exhibiting radioactivity.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of radioactive in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of radioactive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Maria Moldes:

    I use the word' radioactive' to give it an air of science fiction, it adds a surreal, ironic tone to the reality I am observing.

  2. Ion Bodrug:

    After a preliminary examination we realized we were talking about Uranium-238, an extremely dangerous radioactive substance used to make 'dirty' nuclear bombs.

  3. Cathy Schulman:

    We aren't seeing a real change yet for movies by and for adult women, but we are seeing special movies that are making such an enormous impact that I think is going to be radioactive.

  4. David Petraeus:

    Until it is capped, it is going to continue to spew radioactive instability and extremist ideology over the entire region, any strategy to stabilize the region thus needs to take into account the challenges in both Iraq and Syria. It is not sufficient to say that we'll figure them out later.

  5. Kai Vetter:

    Even if some of the radioactive materials 'leaked' or still 'leak' from the ship, this radioactivity will be diluted very quickly in the water reducing the concentration substantially, in addition, the radiation emitted by the radioactive materials on the ship will not travel very far as the water is an excellent shield.

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