- Also called shadowgraph. a photographic image produced by the action of x-rays or nuclear radiation.
- to make a radiograph of.
Origin of radiograph
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- an image produced on a specially sensitized photographic film or plate by radiation, usually by X-rays or gamma raysAlso called: radiogram, shadowgraph
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- An image produced on a radiosensitive surface, such as a photographic film, by radiation other than visible light, as by x-rays passed through an object.
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