Definition of orthoroentgenography in English:

orthoroentgenography

noun

Medicine
  • The production of radiographs showing the exact sizes of organs, typically using a narrow beam of X-rays perpendicular to the plate or film.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Thomas Stedman (1853–1938). From ortho- + roentgenography.

Pronunciation

orthoroentgenography

/ˌɔːθə(ʊ)ˌrɒntjəˈnɒɡrəfi//ˌɔːθə(ʊ)ˌrəːntjəˈnɒɡrəfi//ˌɔːθə(ʊ)ˌrʌntjəˈnɒɡrəfi/