Definitions

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

  • noun The art or technique of making skiagrams.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as sciagraphy.
  • noun Same as sciagraphy.

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

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

Etymologies

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

[Greek skiāgraphiā, painting in light and shade : skiā, shadow + -graphiā, -graphy.]

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  • Not to be confused, naturally, with skipviagraphy.

    July 27, 2008