roentgenopaque

[ rent-guh-noh-peyk, -juh-, ruhnt- ]
/ ˌrɛnt gə noʊˈpeɪk, -dʒə-, ˌrʌnt- /

adjective

not permitting the passage of x-rays.

Nearby words

  1. roentgenograph,
  2. roentgenographic,
  3. roentgenography,
  4. roentgenology,
  5. roentgenometer,
  6. roentgenoparent,
  7. roentgenoscope,
  8. roentgenotherapy,
  9. roerich,
  10. roeselare

Origin of roentgenopaque


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British Dictionary definitions for roentgenopaque

roentgenopaque

rntgenopaque

/ (ˌrɒntɡənəʊˈpeɪk, -tjən-, ˌrɛnt-) /

adjective

(of a material) not allowing the transmission of X-rays
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