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a unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material

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the unit of plane angle adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

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Estimated average cumulative doses in the 24 counties with highest exposures nationwide ranged from 9 to 16 rads, and a child in one of those counties theoretically could have received more than 100 rads.
The RADS system is intended to be used for very close-in defense and can be utilized against small, lethal, rapidly moving hostile threats, either on land or at sea.
The Global Networking Team was created as a result of two factors that were converging," said Amnon Presler, President of RAD Data Communications.
Since the competition's inception eight years ago, Radiant has won more RAD awards than any other company, including seven awards in the U.
RAD Data Communications announced a new global carrier option for integrated T1/E1 domestic access.