- noun the examination of the internal parts of a patient by taking X-ray photographs
- The obtaining of radiographs. Also, the science and techniques involved in obtaining such images, including reducing the exposure necessary for photographing, improvement of resolution, and the like. Also called roentgenography, X-ray photography, skiagraphy, or shadow-graphy.
(written as Radiography)The diagnostic use of radiation such as X-rays to make images.
- noun the work of examining the internal parts of the body by taking X-ray photographs