x-ray microscope

n.

An instrument using x-rays to render a highly magnified image.

Nearby words

  1. x-ray binary,
  2. x-ray binary star,
  3. x-ray burster,
  4. x-ray crystallography,
  5. x-ray diffraction,
  6. x-ray photograph,
  7. x-ray spectrometer,
  8. x-ray spectrometry,
  9. x-ray star,
  10. x-ray technician


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