Fluoroscope meaning

flo͝or'ə-skōp', flôr'-
A device equipped with a fluorescent screen on which the internal structures of an optically opaque object, such as the human body, may be continuously viewed as shadowy images formed by the differential transmission of x-rays through the object.
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To examine the interior of (an object) with a fluoroscope.
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A machine that uses X-rays to cast shadows of the internal structure of people, animals, raw material, welds, etc. on a fluorescent screen: the shadows vary in intensity according to the density of the object or part.
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To examine with a fluoroscope.
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A device equipped with a fluorescent screen on which the internal structures of an optically opaque object, such as the human body, may be continuously viewed as shadowy images formed by the differential transmission of x-rays through the object.
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To examine the interior of an object with a fluoroscope.
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A radiologic instrument equipped with a fluorescent screen on which opaque internal structures can be viewed as moving shadow images formed by the differential transmission of x-rays through the body.
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A device used to view continuous live X-ray images on a fluorescent screen.
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