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Röntgen

[rent-guh n, -juh n, ruhnt-; German rœnt-guh n; Dutch roont-khuh n]
noun
  1. Ju·li·us [yoo-lee-uh s] /ˈyu li əs/, 1855–1932, Dutch pianist, conductor, and composer; born in Germany.
  2. 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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Historical Examples

  • I have seen my own heart beating as its image was thrown on the screen by the Rontgen rays.

    Second Sight

    Sepharial


British Dictionary definitions for rontgen

röntgen

noun
  1. a variant spelling of roentgen
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Röntgen

noun
  1. a variant spelling of (Wilhelm Konrad) Roentgen
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rontgen in Medicine

röntgen

(rĕntgən, -jən, rŭnt-)
n.
  1. Variant ofroentgen
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