Definitions for "Ionising radiation"
The process by which a neutral atom or molecule acquires or loses an electric charge. The production of ions.
radiation that produces ionisation in matter. Examples are alpha particles, beta particles, gamma rays, X-rays and neutrons
Radiation which integrates with matter to add or to remove electrons from (i.e. to ionise) the atoms of the material absorbing it, producing electrically charged (positive or negative) atoms called ions.