[ zeer-oh-rey-dee-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˌzɪər oʊˈreɪ di əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /


an x-ray utilizing a specially coated plate that allows a picture to be developed without the use of liquid chemicals.

Origin of xeroradiograph

OTHER WORDS FROM xeroradiograph

xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phy [zeer-oh-rey-dee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌzɪər oʊˌreɪ diˈɒg rə fi/, noun
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Medical definitions for xeroradiography

[ zîr′ə-rā′dē-ŏgrə-fē ]


A dry photographic or photocopying process in which a negative image formed by a resinous powder on an electrically charged plate is electrically transferred to and thermally fixed as positive on a paper or other copying surface.xeroradiograph

Other words from xeroradiography

xe′ro•radi•o•graph (-rādē-ō-grăf′) n.
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