Origin: Ger, lit., braked radiation < bremse, a brake + strahlung, radiation
See bremsstrahlung in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: : Bremse, brake (from Middle Low German premse, from pramen, to press)
Origin: + Strahlung, radiation (from strahlen, to radiate, from Strahl, ray, from Middle High German strāle, from Old High German strāla, arrow, stripe; see ster-2 in Indo-European roots).
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