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radioscopy

[rey-dee-os-kuh-pee]
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noun
  1. the examination of objects opaque to light by means of another form of radiation, usually x-rays.

Origin of radioscopy

First recorded in 1895–1900; radio- + -scopy
Related formsra·di·o·scop·ic [rey-dee-oh-skop-ik] /ˌreɪ di oʊˈskɒp ɪk/, ra·di·o·scop·i·cal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for radioscopy

radioscopy

noun
  1. another word for fluoroscopy
Derived Formsradioscopic (ˌreɪdɪəʊˈskɒpɪk), adjectiveradioscopically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for radioscopy

n.

1896, from radio- + -scopy.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

radioscopy in Medicine

radioscopy

([object Object])
n.
  1. fluoroscopy

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