x-ray

phonetic symbol: / éksrèɪ / 

x-ray - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays
■ used in medical diagnosis
roentgenogram , x-ray photograph , x-ray picture , x ray

[ noun ]
■ electromagnetic radiation of short wavelength produced when high-speed electrons strike a solid target
roentgen ray , x-radiation , x ray

[ verb ]
■ take an x-ray of something or somebody
e.g.)
・The doctor x-rayed my chest

[ verb ]
■ examine by taking x-rays

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