xeroradiography


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xeroradiography

(ˌzɪərəʊˌreɪdɪˈɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) the process of taking x-ray pictures electrostatically rather than chemically, esp used in mammography

xeroradiography

a process of recording x-ray images by electrostatic means. — xeroradiographic, adj.
See also: Radiation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.xeroradiography - radiography using X-rays and xerographic (rather than roentgenographic) techniques
radiography - photography that uses other kinds of radiation than visible light
Translations

xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phy

n. xerorradiografía, registro de imágenes electrostáticas por medio de un proceso en seco usando placas cubiertas con un elemento metálico tal como el selenio.
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