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tomograph

 [to´mo-graf]
an apparatus in which the x-ray tube and film are moved in opposite directions during an exposure so that only a single plane of tissue remains in focus during the exposure. Other planes above and below are blurred by the motion.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

to·mo·graph

(tō'mō-graf),
The radiographic equipment used in tomography.
[G. tomos, a cutting (section), + graphō, to write]
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to·mo·graph

(tō'mŏ-graf)
The radiographic equipment used in tomography.
[G. tomos, a cutting (section), + graphō, to write]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

to·mo·graph

(tō'mŏ-graf)
The radiographic equipment used in tomography.
[G. tomos, a cutting (section), + graphō, to write]
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