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Röntgen

[ rent-guhn, -juhn, ruhnt-; German rœnt-guhn; Dutch roont-khuhn ]
/ ˈrɛnt gən, -dʒən, ˈrʌnt-; German ˈrœnt gən; Dutch ˈrunt xən /
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noun

Ju·li·us [yoo-lee-uhs], /ˈyu li əs/, 1855–1932, Dutch pianist, conductor, and composer; born in Germany.
Wil·helm Kon·rad [wil-helm -kon-rad; German vil-helm -kawn-raht]. /ˈwɪl hɛlm ˈkɒn ræd; German ˈvɪl hɛlm ˈkɔn rɑt/. Roentgen, Wilhelm Konrad.

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British Dictionary definitions for Röntgen (1 of 2)

röntgen
/ (ˈrɒntɡən, -tjən, ˈrɛnt-) /

noun

a variant spelling of roentgen

British Dictionary definitions for Röntgen (2 of 2)

Röntgen
/ (ˈrɒntɡən, -tjən, ˈrɛnt-, German ˈrœntɡən) /

noun

a variant spelling of (Wilhelm Konrad) Roentgen
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Medical definitions for Röntgen

röntgen
[ rĕntgən, -jən, rŭnt- ]

n.

Variant ofroentgen
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