Roentgenology



[rent-guh-nol-uh-jee, -juh-, ruhnt-] /ˌrɛnt gəˈnɒl ə dʒi, -dʒə-, ˌrʌnt-/
noun
1.
the branch of medicine dealing with diagnosis and therapy through x-rays.
roentgenology
/ˌrɒntɡəˈnɒlɒdʒɪ; -tjə-; ˌrɛnt-/
noun
1.
an obsolete name for radiology

roentgenology roent·gen·ol·o·gy (rěnt’gə-nŏl’ə-jē, -jə-, rŭnt’-)
n.
Radiology using x-rays.
roent’gen·ol’o·gist n.

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