Definition of orthopantomography in English:

orthopantomography

noun

Dentistry
  • A modification of pantomography in which the X-ray beam is kept perpendicular to the jaws, producing a flat image of both jaws and their teeth.

Origin

1950s. From ortho- + pantomography. Compare orthopantomogram, orthopantomograph.

Pronunciation

orthopantomography

/ˌɔːθə(ʊ)pantəˈmɒɡrəfi/