Synonyms for x-ray
- Röntgen rays
- cathode rays
- ultraviolet rays
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR X-RAY
"The Koerting; so it is," said the Baron, when shown the X-ray photograph of his calf.
Better toss that thing as far away as you can in the morning, X-Ray.
And X-Ray was curious to know what its character might turn out to be.
X-Ray Tyson called out, having been observing what the other was doing.
X-Ray Tyson chuckled; but the other frowned and shook his head.
Ethan and X-Ray Tyson were more than ever bent upon fishing.
"It'll be a prize collection yet, take that from me," X-Ray announced.
When X-Ray called it a hurricane he was not far out of the way.
The X-ray will not reflect, but instead, pass directly through the glass.
You don't ask what the X-ray involves; you ask, first of all, is it a fact?
1896, translation of German X-strahl, from X, algebraic symbol for an unknown quantity, + Strahl (plural Strahlen) "beam, ray." Coined 1895 by German scientist Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen (1845-1923), who discovered them.