Definitions for "Route of Exposure"
The avenue by which a chemical comes into contact with an organism (e.g., inhalation, ingestion, dermal contact, injection).
The way in which a person may contact a chemical substance. For example, a person may ingest a chemical, inhale a chemical, or absorb a chemical through the skin.
means by which the contaminant actually enters or contacts the body, such as ingestion, inhalation, dermal contact, and dermal absorption.