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[Middle English pichen fr Old English piccean, pīcian, to prick]
1. That quality of sound that enables one to classify it in a scale from high to low. The pitch is dependent principally on frequency of vibrations. 2. In radiography, the table speed divided by the width of the x-ray beam.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Pitch (2)." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/737924/all/beam_pitch.
Pitch (2). In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/737924/all/beam_pitch. Accessed June 15, 2019.
Pitch (2). (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/737924/all/beam_pitch
Pitch (2) [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 15]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/737924/all/beam_pitch.
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