What is exposure?

  • (noun): Presentation to view in an open or public manner.
    Example: "The exposure of his anger was shocking"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on exposure:

Interpersonal Chemistry - Propinquity Effect
... friend or sexual partner." This effect is very similar to the mere exposure effect in that the more a person is exposed to a stimulus, the more the person likes it however, there are a few exceptions to the mere ... Familiarity can also occur without physical exposure ...
Exposure - Other
... in which a child is left outdoors to die Market exposure, a measure of the proportion of money invested in the same industry sector Publicity, an activity designed to rouse ...
Phosgene Oxime - Safety
... Typical physical symptoms of CX exposure are as follows Skin Blanching surrounded by an erythematous ring can be observed within 30 seconds of exposure ... the effects of CX can easily be misidentified as mustard gas exposure ... However, the onset of skin irritation resulting from CX exposure is a great deal faster than mustard gas, which typically takes several hours or more to cause skin irritation ...
Germane - Safety
... (ACGIH) published the latest changes and set the occupational exposure threshold limit value at 0.2 ppm for an 8 hour time weighted average ... The LC50 for rats at 1 hour of exposure is 622 ppm ... Inhalation exposure may result in malaise, headache, dizziness, fainting, dyspnea, nausea, vomiting, kidney injury, and hemolytic effects ...
Chlorpyrifos - Exposure
... air levels documented in these studies are not high enough to cause significant exposure or adverse effects, but a follow-up biomonitoring study in Lindsay, CA has shown that people there have ... illness associated with autoimmune disorders after exposure to chlorpyrifos ...

More definitions of "exposure":

  • (noun): The act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience.
    Example: "She denounced the exposure of children to pornography"
  • (noun): A picture of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material.
    Synonyms: photograph, photo, pic
  • (noun): The state of being vulnerable or exposed.
    Example: "His exposure to ridicule"
    Synonyms: vulnerability
  • (noun): The disclosure of something secret.
    Example: "They feared exposure of their campaign plans"
  • (noun): Abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open).
  • (noun): The intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate.
    Example: "He used the wrong exposure"
  • (noun): Aspect re light or wind.
    Example: "The studio had a northern exposure"
  • (noun): The act of exposing film to light.
  • (noun): Vulnerability to the elements; to the action of heat or cold or wind or rain.
    Example: "Exposure to the weather" or "they died from exposure"