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radiograph

noun ra·dio·graph \ ˈrā-dē-ō-ˌgraf \
|Updated on: 4 Jul 2018

Definition of radiograph

: a picture produced on a sensitive surface by a form of radiation other than visible light; specifically : an X-ray or gamma ray photograph

radiographic

play \ˌrā-dē-ō-ˈgra-fik\ adjective

radiographically

play \ˌrā-dē-ō-ˈgra-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of radiograph

1896

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radiograph

verb

Definition of radiograph

radiographed; radiographing; radiographs
: to make a radiograph of

radiographer

play \ˌrā-dē-ˈä-grə-fər\ noun

Recent Examples of radiograph from the Web

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First Known Use of radiograph

1896

in the meaning defined above

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NEW! Time Traveler

Medical Dictionary

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radiograph

noun ra·dio·graph \ -ˌgraf \

medical Definition of radiograph

: an X-ray or gamma-ray photograph

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radiograph

transitive verb

medical Definition of radiograph

: to make a radiograph of

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