skiagraph
Sciagraph Sci"a*graph, n. [See {Sciagraphy}.] 1. (Arch.) An old term for a vertical section of a building; -- called also {sciagraphy}. See {Vertical section}, under {Section}. [1913 Webster]

2. (Phys.) A radiograph. [Written also {skiagraph}.] [1913 Webster]


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  • Skiagraph — Ski a*graph, n. Skiagraphy Ski*ag ra*phy, n., etc. See {Sciagraph}, {Sciagraphy}, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Skiagraph — (v. gr.), 1) Einer, welcher die Kunst versteht Schatten u. Licht nach richtigem Verhältniß in einem Gemälde zu vertheilen (Skiagraphie). Der erste, welcher unter den Griechen darauf ein tieferes Studium richtete, war Apollodoros, ohne Zweifel auf …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • skiagraph — [skī′əgram΄skī′ə graf΄, skī′əgräf΄] n. [Gr skia, shadow (see SHINE) + GRAPH] RADIOGRAPH: also skiagram [skī′əgram΄] skiagraphy [skī ag′rə fē] n …   English World dictionary

  • Skiagraph — skiagrafas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. skiagraph vok. Skiagraph, m rus. рентгеновская установка, f pranc. skiagraphe, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • skiagraph — skiagrafas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. skiagraph vok. Skiagraph, m rus. рентгеновская установка, f pranc. skiagraphe, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • skiagraph — skiagraphic /skuy euh graf ik/, skiagraphical, adj. skiagraphy /skuy ag reuh fee/, n. /skuy euh graf , grahf /, n. a radiograph. Also, skiagram. [1895 1900; back formation from skiagraphy the process of making skiagraphs < Gk skiagraphía painting …   Universalium

  • skiagraph — skia·graph .graf n RADIOGRAPH …   Medical dictionary

  • skiagraph — n. radiograph, X ray image, photographic image of a solid body produced by beaming X rays through the body onto a photographic plate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • skiagraph — ski·a·graph …   English syllables

  • skiagraph — Same as radiograph …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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