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transilluminate

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transitive verb trans·il·lu·mi·nate \ˌtran(t)s-ə-ˈlü-mə-ˌnāt, ˌtranz-\

Definition of transilluminate

  1. :  to cause light to pass through; especially :  to pass light through (a body part) for medical examination

trans·il·lu·mi·na·tion play \-ˌlü-mə-ˈnā-shən\ noun
trans·il·lu·mi·na·tor play \-ˈlü-mə-ˌnā-tər\ noun


1900

First Known Use of transilluminate

1900


Medical Dictionary

transilluminate

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transitive verb trans·il·lu·mi·nate \ˌtran(t)s-ə-ˈlü-mə-ˌnāt, ˌtranz-\

Medical Definition of transilluminate

trans·il·lu·mi·nat·edtrans·il·lu·mi·nat·ing

  1. :  to cause light to pass through; especially :  to pass light through (a body part) for medical examination




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