Definition of radiosensitive in English:

radiosensitive

adjective

Biology Medicine
  • Especially of living cells or tissue: sensitive or susceptible to the action of ionizing radiation.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in American Journal of Roentgenology. From radio- + sensitive.

Pronunciation

radiosensitive

/ˌreɪdɪəʊˈsɛnsɪtɪv/