Friday, 20 May 2016

Radiate

To diverge or spread from the common center. To issue and raise. It shares a common root and related meanings with other English words such as ray, radius, and radial.
Bibliographic reference: Halperin E, Wazer D, Perez C. Chapter 1 - The Discipline of Radiation Oncology. In: Halperin E, Wazer D, Perez C, Brady L, ed. Perez and Brady's - Principles and Practice of Radiation Oncology. 6th ed. Philadelphia, USA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a Wolters; 2013. Box 1.2 - The Etymology of Radiate.