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Environmental
Thesaurus
background radiation
Definition

Radiation resulting from natural sources, as opposed to man-made sources, and to which people are exposed in everyday, normal life; for example from rocks and soil.

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Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/695