roentgenotherapy

roentgenotherapy

[rent-guh-noh-ther-uh-pee, -juh-, ruhnt-]
noun
treatment of disease by means of x-rays.

Origin:
1900–05; roentgeno- + therapy

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roentgenotherapy or röntgenotherapy (ˌrɒntɡənəˈθɛrəpɪ, -tjə-, ˌrɛnt-, ˌrɒntɡənəˈθɛrəpɪ, -tjə-, ˌrɛnt-)
 
n
the therapeutic use of X-rays
 
röntgenotherapy or röntgenotherapy
 
n

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