radiography

[ rey-dee-og-ruh-fee ]
/ ˌreɪ diˈɒg rə fi /

noun

the production of radiographs.

Origin of radiography

First recorded in 1895–1900; radio- + -graphy

Related forms

ra·di·og·ra·pher, nounra·di·o·graph·ic [rey-dee-oh-graf-ik] /ˌreɪ di oʊˈgræf ɪk/, ra·di·o·graph·i·cal, adjectivera·di·o·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for radiographical

radiography

/ (ˌreɪdɪˈɒɡrəfɪ) /

noun

the production of radiographs of opaque objects for use in medicine, surgery, industry, etc

Derived Forms

radiographer, nounradiographic (ˌreɪdɪəʊˈɡræfɪk), adjectiveradiographically, adverb
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Medicine definitions for radiographical

radiography

[ rā′dē-ŏgrə-fē ]

n.

The process by which radiographs are made.
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