cinefluorography

noun
cine·​flu·​o·​rog·​ra·​phy | \ -ˌflu̇(-ə)r-ˈäg-rə-fē How to pronounce cinefluorography (audio) \
plural cinefluorographies

Medical Definition of cinefluorography

: the process of making motion pictures of images of objects by means of X-rays with the aid of a fluorescent screen (as for revealing the motions of organs in the body) — compare cineradiography

Other Words from cinefluorography

cinefluorographic \ -​ˌflu̇(-​ə)r-​ə-​ˈgraf-​ik How to pronounce cinefluorography (audio) \ adjective

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“Cinefluorography.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cinefluorography. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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