radiotransparent

[rey-dee-oh-trans-pair-uh nt, -par-]

noun

transparent to radiation; invisible in x-ray photographs and under fluoroscopy (opposed to radiopaque).

Nearby words

  1. radiothon,
  2. radiothorium,
  3. radiotoxemia,
  4. radiotoxic,
  5. radiotracer,
  6. radiotropic,
  7. radiovision,
  8. radisectomy,
  9. radish,
  10. radisson

Compare radiolucent.

Origin of radiotransparent


Related formsra·di·o·trans·par·en·cy, noun

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Medicine definitions for radiotransparent

radiotransparent

[rā′dē-ō-trăns-pârənt]

adj.

Allowing transmission of radiant energy.

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