- ra|di|ol|o|gy [ ,reıdi`alədʒi ] noun uncounta medical treatment in which RADIATION is used for treating an illness, or the study of this type of treatment. Someone who is trained in radiology is a radiologist.
Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.
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