Radioscopy Ra`di*os"co*py (r[=a]`d[i^]*[o^]s"k[-o]*p[y^]), n. [Radio- + -scopy.] Direct observation of objects opaque to light by means of some other form of radiant energy, as x-rays. -- {Ra`di*o*scop"ic} (r[=a]`d[i^]*[o^]*sk[o^]p"[i^]k), {Ra`di*o*scop"ic*al} (r[=a]`d[i^]*[o^]*sk[o^]p"[i^]*kal), a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • radioscopical — See radioscopic. * * * …   Universalium

  • radioscopical — adj. pertaining to an examination performed with the use of radiation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • radioscopical — ra·dio·scop·i·cal …   English syllables

  • radioscopical — adjective see radioscopic …   Useful english dictionary

  • radioscopy — radioscopic /ray dee oh skop ik/, radioscopical, adj. /ray dee os keuh pee/, n. the examination of objects opaque to light by means of another form of radiation, usually x rays. [1895 1900; RADIO + SCOPY] * * * …   Universalium

  • radioscopy — /reɪdiˈɒskəpi/ (say raydee oskuhpee) noun (plural radioscopies) the examination of opaque objects by means of the X rays or rays emitted by radioactive substances. –radioscopic /ˌreɪdioʊˈskɒpɪk/ (say .raydeeoh skopik), radioscopical… …   Australian English dictionary

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