an instrument for measuring the quantity of x-rays generated by a Coolidge tube.
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quantimeterAn 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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