Definition of radioscopy in English:

radioscopy

Line breaks: radi|os¦copy
Pronunciation: /ˌreɪdɪˈɒskəpi
 
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noun

[mass noun] Physics
  • The examination by X-rays or similar radiation of objects opaque to light.

Derivatives

radioscopic

Pronunciation: /-əˈskɒpɪk/
adjective
More example sentences
  • The angle between the costal fibers of the left diaphragm and the rib cage was measured under radioscopic examination with a goniometer.
  • Till now we had the radioscopic pictures (with the help of a dye) of the pancreas.
  • Right after chest wall closure, the lungs underwent radioscopic examination in an attempt to identify the presence of pneumothorax or any other undesirable alteration.

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