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Another highly regarded method was PET, or positron emission tomography.
Computed tomography, for instance, visualized the internal structure of Egyptian mummies.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin
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Other words from tomographyto′mo•graph′ic (tō′mə-grăf′ĭk) adj.
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A procedure by which waves are sent through an object and computers produce images of cross sections of the object by using information on how the waves are changed. Both ultrasound and CAT scans are medical uses of this technique, but it is also widely used in science and industry.