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, Volume 59, Issue 2, pp 706–709 | Cite as

Specific radioactivity of potassium in sea water

  • Yu. A. Sapozhnikov
  • A. V. Merkushov
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Potassium Specific Radioactivity 
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  • Yu. A. Sapozhnikov
  • A. V. Merkushov

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