X-ray picture


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n X-ray picture a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis
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In literature:

The school's X-ray, an excellent one, had given him a complete picture of the molecular structure of the syrup.
"Hunter Patrol" by Henry Beam Piper and John J. McGuire
The diagnosis is completed by an X-ray picture.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles

In news:

Federal officials say new scanning software being installed at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport will provide a more modest picture of passengers being scanned by X-ray equipment.
Gail Glaenzer still can't believe that her fiance unknowingly shot a nail into his skull, let alone that he posted a picture of the X-ray on Facebook during his ambulance ride between hospitals for surgery.
Picture yourself practicing medicine without nurses, x-ray technicians or lab technicians.
The Pegasus rocket, pictured here, will launch the NuStar X-ray telescope into space Wednesday.
How about color x-ray pictures.

In science:

In this picture, a combined optical (Maurogordato et al.), X-ray (Sauvageot et al.) and radio (Ferrari et al.) analysis of a sample of nearby clusters (z ∼0.09), covering all the main phases of the collision process, has been undertaken.
Star formation in the merging galaxy cluster Abell 3921
As already mentioned in the introduction, a number of observational facts from X –ray data point against the simple self–similar picture.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
In conclusion, whereas indirect evidence of ion acceleration exists in X rays from the modified shock thermodynamics, no clear picture has emerged yet from the beautiful γ-ray images of shell supernova remnants.
The Galactic gamma-ray club
Within this picture, the agreement with the Vink et al. predictions for early O dwarfs may be understood, since their winds are not seriously affected by X-rays.
Analysis of Galactic late-type O dwarfs: more constraints on the weak wind problem
The different X-ray morphology could be related, in this picture, to the short cooling time of X-ray emitting electrons.
Detection of an X-ray jet in 3C 371 with Chandra