Wood's light

noun
variants: also Wood light

Medical Definition of Wood's light

: wood's lamp also : ultraviolet radiation produced by a Wood's lamp

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“Wood's light.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Wood%27s%20light. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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