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Sabouraud-Noiré instrument

Pronunciation: sah-bu-ro' nwar

Definition: an obsolete device for measuring the quantity of x-rays by means of the change in color of a disk of barium platinocyanide that exposure to them produces; the unit used in this method is called tint B. see erythema dose.

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