radiological

adjective
ra·​dio·​log·​i·​cal | \ ˌrā-dē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl How to pronounce radiological (audio) \
variants: or radiologic \ ˌrā-​dē-​ə-​ˈlä-​jik How to pronounce radiological (audio) \

Definition of radiological

1 : of or relating to radiology
2 : of or relating to nuclear radiation

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Other Words from radiological

radiologically \ ˌrā-​dē-​ə-​ˈlä-​ji-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce radiological (audio) \ adverb

Examples of radiological in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The 19-year-old radiological aide at South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest was traveling to Hawaii with friends Kathleen Adduci and Rhonda DeYoung. Jonathon Berlin, chicagotribune.com, "American Airlines Flight 191: Faces of the victims," 14 May 2021 The 19-year-old radiological aide at South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest was traveling to Hawaii with friends Kathleen Adduci and Rhonda DeYoung. Jonathon Berlin, orlandosentinel.com, "American Airlines Flight 191: Faces of the victims," 14 May 2021 The 19-year-old radiological aide at South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest was traveling to Hawaii with friends Kathleen Adduci and Rhonda DeYoung. Jonathon Berlin, baltimoresun.com, "American Airlines Flight 191: Faces of the victims," 14 May 2021 Trainees still must complete an obstacle course; learn chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense; and do a version of tactical combat casualty care using mannequins — but not real human actors. Sig Christenson, San Antonio Express-News, "Masked and made over," 14 May 2021 Even so, not all platforms synchronize, nor do all types of data, such as clinical documentation or radiological images. Peter Hovstadius, STAT, "Lessons from Nordic countries can accelerate the impact of AI in medicine," 30 Mar. 2021 While neither a natural hazard nor issued by the Weather Service, the radiological hazard warning is transmitted by the Weather Service. Paul Douglas, Star Tribune, "No-Bug Weather Bliss Into Sunday AM - Slushy Possibilities Next Week," 18 Mar. 2021 Even the more recent discharges that expelled significantly more volume contained smaller radiological doses, the company said. Rob Nikolewski, San Diego Union-Tribune, "How safe is the water off the coast of the San Onofre nuclear plant?," 1 Dec. 2020 Not surprisingly, word of the radiological batch releases raised alarm in some quarters. Rob Nikolewski, San Diego Union-Tribune, "How safe is the water off the coast of the San Onofre nuclear plant?," 1 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of radiological

1905, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of radiological was in 1905

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17 May 2021

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“Radiological.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radiological. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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radiological

adjective
ra·​dio·​log·​i·​cal | \ ˌrād-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl How to pronounce radiological (audio) \
variants: or radiologic \ -​ik How to pronounce radiological (audio) \

Medical Definition of radiological

1 : of or relating to radiology radiological treatment
2 : of or relating to especially nuclear radiation radiological physics specifically : producing or capable of producing casualties by nuclear radiation radiological hazards

Other Words from radiological

radiologically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce radiological (audio) \ adverb

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