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autoradiograph

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noun au·to·ra·dio·graph \ˌȯ-tō-ˈrā-dē-ə-ˌgraf\

Definition of autoradiograph

  1. :  an image produced on a photographic film or plate by the radiations from a radioactive substance in an object which is in close contact with the emulsion

au·to·ra·dio·graph·icplay \-ˌrā-dē-ə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective
au·to·ra·di·og·ra·phyplay \-ˌrā-dē-ˈä-grə-fē\ noun


Origin of autoradiograph

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1903


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