radiopaque[rā′dē ō pāk′]
radiopaque definition by Webster's New World
not allowing the passage of X-rays, gamma rays, or other forms of radiant energy
Origin: radio- plush (o)paque
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- radiopacity noun
radiopaque definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Not allowing the passage of x-rays or other radiation.
- raˌdi·o·pacˈi·ty noun
radiopaque - Medical Definition
Relatively impenetrable by x-rays or other forms of radiation.