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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: ze'ro-ra'de-og'ra-fe

Definition: Radiography using a specially coated charged plate instead of x-ray film, developing with a dry powder rather than liquid chemicals, and transferring the powder image onto paper for a permanent record; edge enhancement is inherent.

Synonym(s): xerography

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