autoradiography

autoradiography

[aw-toh-rey-dee-og-ruh-fee]
noun
the technique or process of making autoradiographs.
Also called radioautography.


Origin:
1940–45; auto-1 + radiography

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autoradiograph (ˌɔːtəʊˈreɪdɪəˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf)
 
n
Also called: radioautograph a photograph showing the distribution of a radioactive substance in a specimen. The photographic plate is exposed by radiation from the specimen
 
autoradiographic
 
adj
 
autoradiography
 
n

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