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Category: X

X-RAY TECHNICIAN

the person who takes the x-rays but does not examine and interpret them.

X RAYS

These are short length light rays passed through a vacuum tube that can penetrate tissue. Also called roentgen rays.

X-RAY REPORTS

These are the reports written by a doctor after examining the x-ray films.

X RAYS PROPERTY OF

The x-ray films remain the property of the physician. The report belongs to the patient.

X OR XD

Used in the financial press to indicate stock trading with no dividend,; bond trading with no interest; mutual fund paid recently a dividend or capital gain.

X TABLE

a term used to refer to a table in progress that is not yet able to be used in rating.

X P X

In the written terminology of various arts and trades, where two or more dimensionsof the same piece or article are to be stated, this letter Is a well-known symbolequivalent to the word

XENODOCHIUM

In the civil and old English law. An inn allowed by public license,for the entertainment of strangers, and other guests. Calvin.; Cowell.A hospital; a place where sick and infirm persons are taken

XENODOCHY

Reception of strangers; hospitality. Enc. Lond.

XYLON

A punishment among the Greeks answering to our stocks. Wharton.

XDILE

In Roman law. An officer who attended to the repairs of the temples and other public buildings; the repairs and cleanliness of the streets; the care of the weights and measures; the

XRARIUM

Lat In the Roman law. The treasury, (flscus.) Calvin.

XSNECIA

In old English law. Esnecy ; the right or privilege of the eldest born. Spelman; Glanv. lib. 7, c. 3; Fleta, lib. 2, a 66,