radiopaque

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adjective ra·di·opaque \ˌrā-dē-ō-ˈpāk\

Definition of radiopaque

  1. :  being opaque to various forms of radiation (such as X-rays)

First Known Use of radiopaque

1917


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radiopaque

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adjective ra·di·opaque \-ō-ˈpāk\

Medical Definition of radiopaque

  1. :  being opaque to radiation and especially X-rays radiopaque dyes—compare radiolucent

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