conspicuity


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con·spi·cu·i·ty

(kon'spi-kyū'i-tē),
The visibility of a structure of interest on a radiograph, a function of the inherent contrast of the structure and the complexity (noise) of the surrounding image.

con·spi·cu·i·ty

(kon'spi-kyū'i-tē)
The visibility of a structure of interest on a radiograph, a function of the inherent contrast of the structure and the complexity (noise) of the surrounding image.

conspicuity

In radiology, the relative visibility of a lesion — how well it stands out against the images received from neighboring tissues.
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In addition to increasing lesion conspicuity, low keV and material density images can also provide accurate delineation of locoregional extent of disease and relationships to adjacent vasculature that is useful to guide treatment planning.
The overlaminated versions are designed for conspicuity markings such as plotter cut letters, numbers and shapes.
Dual source dual energy MDCT: Comparison of 80 kVp and weighted average 120 kVp data for conspicuity of hypo-vascular liver metastases.
Conspicuity devices are the lamps and reflectors that make a vehicle conspicuous and visible with respect to its presence position and direction of travel changes in direction or deceleration.
The two types of conspicuity are sensory and cognitive.
If the Sao Paulo Lebanese community is known for its conspicuity and clout, some Lebanese in Rio are proud to blend into the cultural medley of their city.
GRE and SWI imaging in improving the conspicuity of demyelinating plaques in the cortex of patients with multiple sclerosis.
We explore the relative spatial compactness of the clusters to obtain their initial conspicuity values.
Another reason for the conspicuity of the greatest kinds is that there is a good deal of overlap between these kinds and the divisions according to the cause of the reproductive parts and modes of reproduction.
Human Factors terms consistent with this theory include conspicuity, adaptation, automatic behaviour, cue generalising, top-down and bottom-up task relevance and hindsight bias.
Mazda has improved matters somewhat in the former respect by simplifying the layout of the centre console and enhancing the conspicuity of key instruments and controls by ringing them with a satinpolish silver trim that's easier to see.
3M manufactures reflective sheeting and matched components for traffic signs, pavement marking systems, including durable tapes, liquid and wet reflective systems and raised pavement markers; products and systems for motor vehicle registration and license plates; conspicuity markings for commercial vehicles and rail cars.