What does the word actinic mean?

Usage examples for actinic

  1. In the case of light the action of these higher and lower vibrations is easily perceptible in the effects produced by the actinic rays at one end of the spectrum and the heat rays at the other. – Clairvoyance by Charles Webster Leadbeater
  2. But the figure passed beyond the actinic glare and vanished. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930 by Various
  3. It brought out Nichols' features in sharp, actinic shadows. – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage

Each person working in the medical industry sometimes needs to know how to define a word from medical terminology. For example - how to explain actinic? Here you can see the medical definition for actinic. Medical-dictionary.cc is your online dictionary, full of medical definitions.