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radiography

[rey-dee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌreɪ diˈɒg rə fi/
noun
1.
the production of radiographs.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; radio- + -graphy
Related forms
radiographer, noun
radiographic
[rey-dee-oh-graf-ik] /ˌreɪ di oʊˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
radiographical, adjective
radiographically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for radiography

radiography

/ˌreɪdɪˈɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
the production of radiographs of opaque objects for use in medicine, surgery, industry, etc
Derived Forms
radiographer, noun
radiographic (ˌreɪdɪəʊˈɡræfɪk) adjective
radiographically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for radiography
n.

1896, from radiograph (1880), originally a device to measure sunshine; from radio-, comb. form of radiation, + -graph. As a type of image-making device, from 1896.

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radiography in Medicine

radiography ra·di·og·ra·phy (rā'dē-ŏg'rə-fē)
n.
The process by which radiographs are made.

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