Astronautics Vocabulary

The Astronautics Vocabulary is a glossary of terms that pertain to the science and technology of spaceflight. This alphabetical list can be navigated by clicking on the letters A-Z displayed on this page.

Definition of radiation

Translation:
rayonnement
Definition:
The process whereby a source dissipates energy into outer space in the form of waves or particles.
Other Definition:
Energy carried through space in the form of waves or particles.
Synonym:
None
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