I'm reading a paper on creating gamma rays in a lab and I've come across a phrase I simply don't understand; "Radiation Damping Stronger Than Inertia".

As I understand it radiation damping is just energy lost by radiation, but how does this relate to inertia in the context of photon rays?

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    $\begingroup$ It would be very helpful for the viewers if you provide link of the paper,if available. $\endgroup$ – ayc Oct 23 '18 at 6:01

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