radioreceptor ra·di·o·re·cep·tor (rā’dē-ō-rĭ-sěp’tər)
A receptor that normally responds to radiant energy such as light or heat.
/ˌreɪdɪəʊrɪˈsɪstənt/ adjective 1. (med) resistant to the effects of radiation radioresistant ra·di·o·re·sis·tant (rā’dē-ō-rĭ-zĭs’tənt) adj. Not susceptible to destruction by exposure to radiation in the usual dosage range. Used of cells and tissues.
/ˈreɪdɪəʊˌskəʊp/ noun 1. an instrument, such as a fluoroscope, capable of detecting radiant energy
[rey-dee-os-kuh-pee] /ˌreɪ diˈɒs kə pi/ noun 1. the examination of objects opaque to light by means of another form of radiation, usually x-rays. /ˌreɪdɪˈɒskəpɪ/ noun 1. another word for fluoroscopy n. 1896, from radio- + -scopy. radioscopy ra·di·os·co·py (rā’dē-ŏs’kə-pē) n. See fluoroscopy.
[rey-dee-oh-sen-si-tiv] /ˌreɪ di oʊˈsɛn sɪ tɪv/ adjective, Pathology. 1. (of certain tissues or organisms) to or destructible by various types of radiant energy, as x-rays, rays from radioactive material, or the like. /ˌreɪdɪəʊˈsɛnsɪtɪv/ adjective 1. affected by or sensitive to radiation radiosensitive ra·di·o·sen·si·tive (rā’dē-ō-sěn’sĭ-tĭv) adj. Sensitive to the action of radiation. Used especially of living […]