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  1. radiation scattering

    The diversion of radiation (thermal, electromagnetic, or nuclear) from its original path as a result of interaction or collisions with atoms, molecules, or larger particles in the atmosphere or other media between the source of the radiation (e.g., a nuclear explosion) and a point at some distance away. As a result of scattering, radiation (especially gamma rays and neutrons) will be received at such a point from many directions instead of only from the direction of the source.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of radiation scattering in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of radiation scattering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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