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roent·gen·ol·o·gy

 (rĕnt′gə-nŏl′ə-jē, -jə-, rŭnt′-)
n.
Radiology employing x-rays.

roent′gen·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), roent′gen·o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
roent′gen·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
roent′gen·ol′o·gist n.

roentgenology

(ˌrɒntɡəˈnɒlədʒɪ; -tjə-; ˌrɛnt-) or

röntgenology

n
(Medicine) an obsolete name for radiology
roentgenological, röntgenological adj
ˌroentgenoˈlogically, ˌröntgenoˈlogically adv
ˌroentgenˈologist, ˌröntgenˈologist n

roent•gen•ol•o•gy

(ˌrɛnt gəˈnɒl ə dʒi, -dʒə-, ˌrʌnt-)

n.
the branch of medicine dealing with diagnosis and therapy through x-rays.
[1910–15; roentgen (ray) earlier name for x-rays (after W. K. Roentgen, their discoverer) + -o- + -logy]
roent`gen•o•log′ic (-nlˈɒdʒ ɪk) roent`gen•o•log′i•cal, adj.
roent`gen•ol′o•gist, n.

roentgenology, röntgenology

the science and use of x rays, especially in the diagnosis and treatment of illness and disease. — roentgenologist, röntgenologist, n.
See also: Medical Specialties
the use of x rays in the treatment of illness and disease. — roentgenologist, röntgenologist, n.
See also: Remedies
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