Definition of tomography
: a method of producing a three-dimensional image of the internal structures of a solid object (such as the human body or the earth) by the observation and recording of the differences in the effects on the passage of waves of energy impinging on those structures — compare computed tomography
tomographicplay \ˌtō-mə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective
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Using x-rays, tomography and 3D photography, the researchers are determining the state of preservation of the artifacts as well as their composition.
No foreign threat in HFGW is credible, including: (a) Communication by means of HFGW (b) Object detection or imaging (by HFGW radar or tomography) (c) Vehicle propulsion by HFGW (d)
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Medical Definition of tomography
: a method of producing a three-dimensional image of the internal structures of a solid object (as the human body) by the observation and recording of the differences in the effects on the passage of waves of energy impinging on those structures—called also stratigraphy; see computed tomography, positron-emission tomography
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