TITLE

phosphor

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1661
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "phosphor" is presented. It refers to a substance in radiographic intensifying screens, fluoroscopic image intensifiers or other image receptors that convert photons of energy into light, thereby amplifying the image. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21240724

 

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