Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A photograph made with x-rays. Also called roentgenograph.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An X-ray image.

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

  • n. a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis


Named after Wilhelm Röntgen (Wiktionary)



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.