Definition of thermoluminescent in English:



  • See thermoluminescence

    • ‘I changed the wick and coated it with thermoluminescent salts which glow when they get hot.’
    • ‘External radiation exposure rates were measured at locations on and off the Hanford Site using thermoluminescent dosimeters (TLDs).’
    • ‘In the majority of cases the pot will have been fired to about 800° C in antiquity when it was made, so that accumulation of stored energy begins anew from that time, and there is the possibility, first suggested by Daniels et al., that the thermoluminescent glow observed from ancient pottery could be used as a measure of its age.’
    • ‘A still further object of the present invention is to provide various uses for thermoluminescent material.’