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Medical Term:

radiopaque

Pronunciation: ra'de-o-pak'

Definition: Exhibiting relative opacity to, or impenetrability by, x-rays or any other form of radiation.

Synonym(s): radiodense

[radio- + Fr. opaque fr. L. opacus, shady]

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