CAT scan

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noun \ˈkat-\

Definition of CAT scan

  1. :  an image made by computed tomography

CAT scanning

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Origin and Etymology of cat scan

computerized axial tomography


First Known Use: 1975


CAT SCAN Defined for English Language Learners

CAT scan

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noun \ˈkat-\

Definition of CAT scan for English Language Learners

  • medical : a picture of the inside of a part of your body that is made by a computerized machine


Medical Dictionary

CAT scan

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noun \ˈkat-ˈskan, ˌsē-ˌā-ˈtē-\

Medical Definition of CAT scan


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