Definition of radioprotection in English:

radioprotection

noun

  • The prevention or countering of the harmful effects of ionizing radiation in living cells and tissues, especially by natural biochemical means.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in British Journal of Radiology. From radio- + protection.

Pronunciation

radioprotection

/ˌreɪdɪəʊprəˈtɛkʃn/