Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The process by which radiographs are made.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The production of images on sensitized plates by means of the X-rays or the rays from radioactive substances.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Art or process of making radiographs, radiograms, or autoradiograms.

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  • noun the process of making radiographs, and the science of analyzing them

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun photography that uses other kinds of radiation than visible light
  • noun the process of making a radiograph; producing an image on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light

Etymologies

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radio- + -graphy

Examples

  • Enlarge+General radiography is the most basic form of medical imaging.

    General Radiography (X-ray)

  • The first year fellows progress through all major modalities including plain radiography, fluoroscopy, cross sectional body imaging including computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound (US), neuroradiology, nuclear medicine, interventional radiology and cardiovascular imaging (CVI) under full-time staff supervision.

    Pediatric Radiology Fellowship

  • Already many of these isotopes have industrial uses in radiography of castings, welds and inspection of internal parts of machines-replacing X-ray machines of various penetrating power.

    The Peacetime Applications of Atomic Energy

  • "The ideal thing would be to have digital radiography, which is the latest technology."

    How To X-ray An Elephant | Impact Lab

  • Kuehn continues to use a conventional X-ray machine at her hospital instead of newer digital radiography, which is more expensive.

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  • Geological dating of rock strata isn't neccesarilly dependant on "radiography".

    Man made global warming? No way!

  • Geological dating of rock strata isn't neccesarilly dependant on "radiography".

    Man made global warming? No way!

  • She points out that Calder Hall also produced plutonium for nuclear bombs but says she isn't opposed to 'the atom' being used for medical purposes such as radiography but is very aware of the danger it poses due to its toxic nature.

    Whitehaven News headlines

  • Because of the limitations of EPM diagnostic testing, other diagnostic testing (such as radiography of the neck, if deemed appropriate) should be performed to help exclude other diseases that result in similar clinical signs.

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  • As well as the five-year MBBS in medicine, St George's offers foundationand undergraduate degrees in healthcare sciences including diagnostic or therapeutic radiography, and physiotherapy, biomedical science, healthcare science, pharmacy, nursing, midwifery and social work.

    University guide 2012: St George's, University of London

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