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radioscopy

[rey-dee-os-kuh-pee] /ˌreɪ diˈɒs kə pi/
noun
1.
the examination of objects opaque to light by means of another form of radiation, usually x-rays.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; radio- + -scopy
Related forms
radioscopic
[rey-dee-oh-skop-ik] /ˌreɪ di oʊˈskɒp ɪk/ (Show IPA),
radioscopical, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for radioscopic

radioscopy

/ˌreɪdɪˈɒskəpɪ/
noun
1.
another word for fluoroscopy
Derived Forms
radioscopic (ˌreɪdɪəʊˈskɒpɪk) adjective
radioscopically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for radioscopic

radioscopy

n.

1896, from radio- + -scopy.

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radioscopic in Medicine

radioscopy ra·di·os·co·py (rā'dē-ŏs'kə-pē)
n.
See fluoroscopy.

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