quantimeter

quantimeter

 [kwon-tim´ĕ-ter]
an instrument for measuring the quantity of x-rays generated by a Coolidge tube.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

quantimeter

An obsolete device formerly used to quantify X-ray production by an X-ray (Crookes or Coolidge) tube.
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quantimeter

(kwŏn-tĭm′ĕt-ĕr) [L. quantus, how great, + Gr. metron, measure]
A device for measuring the amount of x-ray photons given during an exposure.
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The new QUANTIMETER works with an impact plate at the grain elevator delivery point and measures the yield without requiring the thousand grain weight.
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