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phantom

noun phan·tom

Medical Definition of phantom

  1. 1:  a model of the body or one of its parts

  2. 2:  a body of material resembling a body or bodily part in mass, composition, and dimensions and used to measure absorption of radiations



Variants of phantom

also fantom \ˈfant-əm\play

2

phantom

adjective phan·tom

Medical Definition of phantom

  1. :  not caused by an anatomical lesion <phantom respiratory disorders>



Variants of phantom

also fantom


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