- The science that deals with radiation and radioactive materials, and their applications in medical diagnosis and treatment. For example, the use of X-rays in radiography, fluoroscopy, or in the treatment of cancer.
- The science that deals with radiation and radioactive materials, and their applications, medical and otherwise.
(written as Radiology)The science of X-rays and radiation in imaging and treatment processes.
- noun the use of radiation to diagnose disorders, e.g. through the use of X-rays or radioactive tracers, or to treat diseases such as cancer