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Electromagnetic radiation (Sfr)

Definition
Radiation consisting of waves of energy associated with electric and magnetic fields resulting from the acceleration of an electric charge. (Source: wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn)
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Radiation
Broader Term
Electromagnetism (Sf)
Narrower Terms
Electromagnetic waves (Sfrw)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Electromagnetic fields (Sff)
Electromagnetic induction (Sfj)
Electromagnetic spectrum (Sfv)
Particle beams (Sfx)