Radionuclide vs Radioisotope - What's the difference?

radionuclide | radioisotope | Synonyms |

Radioisotope is a synonym of radionuclide.

Radionuclide is a synonym of radioisotope.


In context|physics|lang=en terms the difference between radionuclide and radioisotope

is that radionuclide is (physics) a radioactive nuclide while radioisotope is (physics) a radioactive isotope of an element.

As nouns the difference between radionuclide and radioisotope

is that radionuclide is (physics) a radioactive nuclide while radioisotope is (physics) a radioactive isotope of an element.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

radionuclide

Noun

(en noun)
  • (physics) a radioactive nuclide
  • Synonyms

    * radioisotope

    radioisotope

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia radioisotope) (en noun)
  • (physics) a radioactive isotope of an element
  • Synonyms

    * radionuclide