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
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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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History and recent developments in xeroradiography of the breast.
Twenty vessels, representing a range of types, including pilgrim flasks, cooking pots, various bowls, miniature vessels and a pot stand (some are illustrated in FIGURE 2) were examined using xeroradiography, a technique which has proven to be particularly useful in the study of ceramics (see e.