collimator

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(kol′ĭ-māt″ŏr )

[L. variant of collineare, to align, direct, aim]
A radiographic device used to limit the scatter and extent of the x-ray beam.

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(kol′ĭ-māt″ŏr )

[L. variant of collineare, to align, direct, aim]
A radiographic device used to limit the scatter and extent of the x-ray beam.

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