xeroradiography

noun
xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phy | \ ˌzir-ō-ˌrā-dē-ˈä-grə-fē \

Definition of xeroradiography 

: radiography used especially in mammographic screening for breast cancer that produces an image using X-rays in a manner similar to the way an image is produced by light in xerography

First Known Use of xeroradiography

1949, in the meaning defined above

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xeroradiography

noun
xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phy | \ ˌzir-ō-ˌrād-ē-ˈäg-rə-fē \
plural xeroradiographies

Medical Definition of xeroradiography 

: radiography used especially in mammographic screening for breast cancer that produces an image using X-rays in a manner similar to the way an image is produced by light in xerography

Other words from xeroradiography

xeroradiographic \-ˌrād-ē-ō-ˈgraf-ik \ adjective

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