roentgenization

noun roent·gen·iza·tion
variants: or less commonly röntgenization \-ˌīˈz-\

Definition of roentgenization

plural -s
1 :the act or process of using X rays
2 :discoloration (as of glass) by prolonged action of X rays

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Origin and Etymology of roentgenization

International Scientific Vocabulary roentgen-, röntgen- (from Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen) + -ization


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