Definition of "x-rays" []

  • A type of x-ray that has its wavelength between 20 and 200 angstroms (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "x-rays" in a sentence
  • "I feel as if someone has snuck up behind me and draped me with one of those protective lead aprons you have to wear at the dentist during x-rays."
  • "CT scans, MRIs and x-rays indicated I did not have a malignancy anywhere in my body, and a year later, I was told I could try to have another baby."
  • "Nurses fired for taking photos of patient's x-rays (of his rectum, complete with lodged object)"
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