[ rent-guh-nahyz, -juh-, ruhnt- ]
/ ˈrɛnt gəˌnaɪz, -dʒə-, ˈrʌnt- /
verb (used with object), roent·gen·ized, roent·gen·iz·ing.(formerly)
to subject to the action of x-rays.
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Also especially British, roent·gen·ise .
OTHER WORDS FROM roentgenizeroent·gen·i·za·tion, noun
Words nearby roentgenize
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British Dictionary definitions for roentgenize
roentgenise, rntgenize or rntgenise
/ (ˈrɒntɡəˌnaɪz, -tjə-, ˈrɛnt-) /
(tr) to bombard with X-rays
Derived forms of roentgenizeroentgenization, roentgenisation, rntgenization or rntgenisation, noun
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