imaging: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (im'u-jing), [key]
- a technique in which one uses mental images to control bodily processes and thus ease pain or to succeed in some endeavor that one has visualized in advance.
- the use of computerized axial tomography, sonography, or other specialized techniques and instruments to obtain pictures of the interior of the body, esp. those including soft tissues.
- imaging (Thesaurus)