skiagraph

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n skiagraph a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X-rays or gamma rays)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Skiagraph See Sciagraph Sciagraphy, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n skiagraph Same as sciagraph.
    • skiagraph Same as sciagraph.
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Usage

In literature:

But a skiagraph, or X-ray photograph, has a fascination all its own.
"The Vanishing Man" by R. Austin Freeman
TAKING A SKIAGRAPH OF A HAND.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. VI., No. 6, May, 1896" by Various
Across the patterned surface of the Moon, shown on the skiagraph, a black, cigar-shaped form was passing.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, August 1930" by Various
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