Kerley B line Ker·ley B line (kûr’lē)
Any of several fine horizontal lines a few centimeters above the angle in the chest x-ray that is made by the recess between the ribs and the lateral-most portion of the diaphragm.
/ˈkɜːmə/ noun 1. (physics) the quotient of the sum of the initial kinetic energies of all the charged particles liberated by indirectly ionizing radiation in a volume element of a material divided by the mass of the volume element. The SI unit is the gray
[ker-mahn, ker-] /kərˈmɑn, kɛr-/ noun 1. a city in SE Iran. /kəˈmɑːn/ noun 1. a city in SE Iran: carpet-making centre. Pop: 546 000 (2005 est)
[ker-mahn-shah, -shaw, ker-, ker-mahn-, kur-] /kɛrˌmɑnˈʃɑ, -ˈʃɔ, kər-, ˌkɛr mɑn-, ˌkɜr-/ noun 1. a city in W Iran. 2. . /ˌkɜːmænˈʃɑː/ noun 1. a city in W Iran, in the valley of the Qareh Su: oil refinery. Pop: 832 000 (2005 est) Former name (1987–1995) Bakhtaran
[kur-meez] /ˈkɜr miz/ noun 1. a red dye formerly prepared from the dried bodies of the females of a scale insect, Kermes ilices, which lives on small, evergreen oaks of the Mediterranean region. 2. the oak itself, of the genus Quercus coccifera. /ˈkɜːmɪz/ noun 1. the dried bodies of female scale insects of the genus […]