roentgenology
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1905 radiologyroentgenologic or roentgenological adjectiveroentgenologically adverbroentgenologist noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • roentgenology — [rent΄gənäl′ə jē, ren΄chənäl′ə jē] n. [ ROENTGENO + LOGY] the study and use of X rays, esp. in connection with the diagnosis and treatment of disease roentgenologic [rent΄gənə lä′jik, ren΄chənə lä′jik] adj. roentgenologist n …   English World dictionary

  • Roentgenology — Radiology, the science of radiation and, specifically, the use of both ionizing (like X ray) and nonionizing (like ultrasound) modalities for the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Roentgenology is named for Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen who… …   Medical dictionary

  • roentgenology — rentgenologija statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Radiologijos ir medicinos šaka, tirianti rentgeno spinduliuotės panaudojimą medicinoje, kurianti sveiko ir ligoto organizmo tyrimo rentgeno spinduliuote metodus.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • roentgenology — rentgenologija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. radiology; roentgenology vok. Röntgenkunde, f; Röntgenologie, f; Röntgenstrahlenkunde, f rus. рентгенология, f pranc. rœntgenologie, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • roentgenology — roentgenologic /rent geuh nl oj ik, jeuh , runt /, roentgenological, adj. roentgenologically, adv. roentgenologist, n. /rent geuh nol euh jee, jeuh , runt /, n. the branch of medicine dealing with diagnosis and therapy through x rays. [1910 15;… …   Universalium

  • roentgenology — n. science dealing with the use of X ray radiation as a diagnostic tool (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • roentgenology — [ˌrʌntjə nɒlədʒi, ˌrə:nt , ˌrɒnt ] noun chiefly Medicine another term for radiology …   English new terms dictionary

  • roentgenology — roent·gen·ol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • roentgenology — roent•gen•ol•o•gy [[t]ˌrɛnt gəˈnɒl ə dʒi, dʒə , ˌrʌnt [/t]] n. med the branch of medicine dealing with diagnosis and therapy through x rays • Etymology: 1910–15; roentgen (ray) earlier name for x rays (after W. K. Roentgen, their discoverer) + o… …   From formal English to slang

  • roentgenology — /rɜntgəˈnɒlədʒi/ (say rerntguh noluhjee) noun → radiology …   Australian English dictionary

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