Xeroradiograph
A picture of the body recorded on paper rather than on film. Also called a xerogram. From the Greek "xeros" meaning "dry."
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The permanent record made by xeroradiography. SYN: xerogram.

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xe·ro·ra·dio·graph .zir-ō-'rād-ē-ō-.graf n a radiograph produced by xeroradiography

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  • xeroradiograph — xeroradiography /zear oh ray dee og reuh fee/, n. /zear oh ray dee euh graf , grahf /, n. an x ray utilizing a specially coated plate that allows a picture to be developed without the use of liquid chemicals. [XERO + RADIOGRAPH] * * * …   Universalium

  • xeroradiograph — xe·ro·radiograph …   English syllables

  • xeroradiograph — A picture of the body recorded on paper rather than on film. Also called a xerogram …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • xeroradiograph — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Xerogram — A picture of the body recorded on paper rather than on film. Also called a xeroradiograph. From the Greek xeros meaning dry. * * * SYN: xeroradiograph …   Medical dictionary

  • xeroradiography — noun A method of X ray photography which uses an electrically charged metal plate instead of film. See Also: xeroradiograph …   Wiktionary

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  • xerogram — A picture of the body recorded on paper rather than on film. Also called a xeroradiograph …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • xeroradiographic — adjective see xeroradiograph …   Useful english dictionary

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