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Glossary entry:Exposure
Meaning in EUGRIS: can be defined qualitatively or quantitatively. Exposure is commonly (qualitatively) defined as: “Contact made between the agent and the outer boundary of an organism” (adapted from http://www.epa.gov/iris/gloss8.htm#e.) Exposure is generally quantified as the amount, or concentration, of the agent in soil, water or air available for uptake and/or intake by an organism.

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