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

autoradiographic

play \-ˌrā-dē-ə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective

autoradiography

play \-ˌrā-dē-ˈä-grə-fē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of autoradiograph

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autoradiograph

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noun au·to·ra·dio·graph \-ˌgraf\

Medical 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—called also radioautogram, radioautograph


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autoradiograph

transitive verb au·to·ra·dio·graph

Medical Definition of autoradiograph

  1. :  to subject to autoradiography


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