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radiolucent

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adjective ra·dio·lu·cent \ˌrā-dē-ō-ˈlü-sənt\

Definition of radiolucent

  1. :  partly or wholly permeable to radiation <radiolucent tissues>

radiolucency

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1917

First Known Use of radiolucent

1917


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radiolucent

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adjective ra·dio·lu·cent \-ˈlüs-ənt\

Medical Definition of radiolucent

  1. :  partly or wholly permeable to radiation and especially X-rays—compare radiopaque




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