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thermography

Line breaks: therm|og¦raphy
Pronunciation: /θəːˈmɒɡrəfi
 
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Definition of thermography in English:

noun

[mass noun]
1The use of thermograms to study heat distribution in structures or regions, for example in detecting tumours.
Example sentences
  • However, the use of ultrasonography, electromyography, thermography, and muscle biopsy has been studied.
  • Video thermography measured skin temperature while 6 subjects (2 wheelchair users and 4 nondisabled) sat on a hard surface for varying durations of 5, 10, and 15 minutes.
  • One wonders why thermography has not developed.
2A printing technique in which a wet ink image is fused by heat or infrared radiation with a resinous powder to produce a raised impression.
Example sentences
  • They include binding, converting, die cutting, engraving, finishing, fixturing, foil stamping, laser cutting, packaging, paper, printing and thermography.

Derivatives

thermographic

1
Pronunciation: /-ˈɡrafɪk/
adjective
Example sentences
  • Especially impressive is the thermographic vision, which lets you see the heat signatures of the world around you - hot objects like light bulbs, radiators and living bodies glow orange, while walls, tables and corpses are a cool blue.
  • The office equipment you need to analyze imagery and produce reports includes a computer workstation with digital photographic and thermographic imaging peripherals for handling infrared images and daylight photographs.
  • Only a thermographic inspection (discussed below) can do this.

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