HyperDic: x-raying

English > 1 sense of the word X-raying:
NOUNactX-raying, X-radiationobtaining images by the use of X rays
English > X-raying: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningObtaining images by the use of X rays.
SynonymX-radiation
Narrowercomputerized tomography, computed tomography, CT, computerized axial tomography, computed axial tomography, CATA method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis
Broaderimaging, tomography(medicine) obtaining pictures of the interior of the body
Verbsx-raytake an x-ray of something or somebody
x-rayexamine by taking x-rays

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