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autoradiograph

[ aw-tuh-rey-dee-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ 藢蓴 t蓹藞re瑟 di 蓹藢gr忙f, -藢gr蓱f /
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noun
a picture revealing the presence of radioactive material, the film being laid directly on the object to be tested.
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Also au路to路ra路di路o路gram [aw-toh-rey-dee-uh-gram]. /藢蓴 to蕣藞re瑟 di 蓹藢gr忙m/.
Also called radioautograph.

Origin of autoradiograph

First recorded in 1900鈥05; auto-1 + radiograph

OTHER WORDS FROM autoradiograph

au路to路ra路di路o路graph路ic [aw-tuh-rey-dee-uh-graf-ik], /藢蓴 t蓹藢re瑟 di 蓹藞gr忙f 瑟k/, adjectiveau路to路ra路di路o路graph路i路cal路ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for autoradiograph

autoradiograph
/ (藢蓴藧t蓹蕣藞re瑟d瑟蓹藢伞r蓱藧f, -藢伞r忙f) /

noun
a photograph showing the distribution of a radioactive substance in a specimen. The photographic plate is exposed by radiation from the specimenAlso called: radioautograph

Derived forms of autoradiograph

autoradiographic (藢蓴藧t蓹蕣藢re瑟d瑟蓹藞伞r忙f瑟k), adjectiveautoradiography (藢蓴藧t蓹蕣藢re瑟d瑟藞蓲伞r蓹f瑟), noun
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Medical definitions for autoradiograph

autoradiograph
[ 么鈥瞭艒-r膩d膿-艒-gr膬f鈥 ]

n.
An image recorded on a photographic film or plate produced by the radiation emitted from a specimen, such as a section of tissue, that has been treated or injected with a radioactively labeled isotope or that has absorbed or ingested such an isotope.radioautograph

Other words from autoradiograph

au鈥瞭o鈥a鈥瞕i鈥鈥raphic adj.au鈥瞭o鈥a鈥瞕i鈥gra鈥hy (-艔gr蓹-f膿) n.
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