or ra·di·o·log·ic

[rey-dee-uh-loj-i-kuh l or rey-dee-uh-loj-ik]

Origin of radiological

First recorded in 1905–10; radiolog(y) + -ical
Related formsra·di·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for radiological

Historical Examples of radiological

  • Shortening bread—big plans, something special, a radiological death-dish for the world.

    Way of a Rebel

    Walter M. Miller

  • They're bringing a snootful of radiological hell, and that's the damned bayonet-line across the road.

    Way of a Rebel

    Walter M. Miller

  • There is a pathological laboratory in the hospital as well as an electrical and radiological one.

  • During the day, there were radiological disturbances originating in the atmosphere that made reception of the signals difficult.

    Tangle Hold

    F. L. Wallace

British Dictionary definitions for radiological


  1. of, relating to, or concerning radiology or the equipment used in radiology
  2. of, relating to, or involving radioactive materialsradiological warfare
Derived Formsradiologically, adverb
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