a diagnostic device employing nuclear magnetic resonance to display computer-generated sectional images of the body, consisting of a large, body-encircling magnet that generates a strong, uniform magnetic field which interacts with radio waves to excite the nuclei of hydrogen atoms, or other specific atoms, and a detection system that picks up the signals from the body and transforms them into a visual image.
[mal-uh-prop] /ˈmæl əˌprɒp/ noun 1. Mrs. a character in Sheridan’s The Rivals (1775), noted for her misapplication of words. n. 1823, from name of theatrical character Mrs. Malaprop (see malapropism). Related: Malapropian.
- Mrs mop
noun 1. (informal) a cleaning lady
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