In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1roentgen masculineroentgenio masculine
- A lethal exposure of radiation ranges from 300 to 500 roentgens an hour; levels in the tour areas vary from 15 to several hundred microroentgens an hour.
- She talked about rems and rads and roentgens per hour, and at first, he tried to memorize her words, but he wasn't able to commit the information to memory.
- This is also equivalent to exposure to a level of one roentgen.
- Some paramecium can withstand 200,000 roentgens.
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