skiagram
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek skia shadow + International Scientific Vocabulary -gram — more at scene Date: 1801 1. a figure formed by shading in the outline of a shadow 2. radiograph

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  • skiagram — /skuy euh gram /, n. 1. a picture made by outlining and shading a subject s shadow. 2. skiagraph. [1795 1805; < Gk skiá shadow + GRAM1; cf. SKIAGRAPH] * * * …   Universalium

  • skiagram — noun A picture or image created from shadows, especially with X rays. Syn: radiograph, skiagraph …   Wiktionary

  • skiagram — skia·gram skī ə .gram n RADIOGRAPH * * * skia·gram (skiґə gram) radiograph …   Medical dictionary

  • skiagram — ski·a·gram …   English syllables

  • skiagram — ski•a•gram [[t]ˈskaɪ əˌgræm[/t]] n. fia a picture made by outlining and shading a subject s shadow • Etymology: 1795–1805; < Gk skia shadow + gram I …   From formal English to slang

  • skiagram — noun a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X rays or gamma rays) • Syn: ↑radiogram, ↑radiograph, ↑shadowgraph, ↑skiagraph • Hypernyms: ↑photograph, ↑photo, ↑e …   Useful english dictionary

  • Скиаграмма (Skiagram) — теневая фотография ; например, рентгеновский снимок, получаемый в рентгенографии. Скнаграфия (skiagraphy). Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • СКИАГРАММА — (skiagram) теневая фотография ; например, рентгеновский снимок, получаемый в рентгенографии. Скнаграфия (skiagraphy) …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • sci|a|gram — «SY uh gram», noun. = skiagram. (Cf. ↑skiagram) …   Useful english dictionary

  • ski|o|gram — «SKY uh gram», noun. = skiagram. (Cf. ↑skiagram) …   Useful english dictionary

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