[ floo-ros-kuh-pee, flaw-, floh- ]
/ flʊˈrɒs kə pi, flɔ-, floʊ- /
the use of or examination by means of a fluoroscope.
Related formsfluor·os·co·pist, noun
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Associated words: fluoroscope, fluoroscopy, cryptoscopy, cryptoscope.Putnam's Word Book|Louis A. Flemming
British Dictionary definitions for fluoroscopy
/ (flʊəˈrɒskəpɪ) /
examination of a person or object by means of a fluoroscope
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Medicine definitions for fluoroscopy
[ flu-rŏs′kə-pē, flô- ]
Examination by means of a fluoroscope.radioscopy
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Science definitions for fluoroscopy
[ flu-rŏs′kə-pē ]
A radiologic instrument equipped with a fluorescent screen on which opaque internal structures can be viewed as moving shadow images formed by the differential transmission of x-rays through the body.
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