x-radiation

[eks-rey-dee-ey-shuh n]

noun

exposure to x-rays.
radiation in the form of x-rays.

Origin of x-radiation

First recorded in 1895–1900
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British Dictionary definitions for x-radiation

x-radiation

noun

another term for X-ray
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Medicine definitions for x-radiation

x-radiation

n.

Treatment with or exposure to x-rays.
Radiation composed of x-rays.
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