[sin-tl-ey-ter] /ˈsɪn tlˌeɪ tər/
noun, Physics.
a phosphor capable of producing scintillations.
(physics) a phosphor that produces scintillations

scintillator scin·til·la·tor (sĭn’tl-ā’tər)
A substance that glows when hit by high-energy particles or photons.


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