name: response to radiation
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def: "Any process that results in a change in state or activity of a cell or an organism (in terms of movement, secretion, enzyme production, gene expression, etc.) as a result of an electromagnetic radiation stimulus. Electromagnetic radiation is a propagating wave in space with electric and magnetic components. These components oscillate at right angles to each other and to the direction of propagation." [GOC:jl, Wikipedia:Electromagnetic_radiation]
comment: Note that 'radiation' refers to electromagnetic radiation of any wavelength.
synonym: "response to electromagnetic radiation stimulus" EXACT 
synonym: "response to radiation stimulus" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0009628 ! response to abiotic stimulus
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