Definitions for MRI

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word MRI

Princeton's WordNet

  1. magnetic resonance imaging, MRI(noun)

    the use of nuclear magnetic resonance of protons to produce proton density images

Freebase

  1. Mri

    The mri are a fictional alien species in the Faded Sun Trilogy of C. J. Cherryh's Alliance-Union universe. Their culture appears to be drawn upon those of the Apache, Berbers, and Japanese samurai. Their name means simply "the people," and they refer to all other races as "tsi-mri," which literally means not people.

Anagrams for MRI »

  1. IRM, mir, Mir, MIR, rim

  2. Mir

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeff Bulte:

    If we tune the MRI to detect sugars attached to a particular protein, we can see the difference between normal and cancerous cells.

  2. Rusty Monhollon:

    I just got done with MRI. They said I have a brain tumor, and it’s something that’s on your brain. And it’s called tumors. And they get bigger and bigger. So you have to take these pills.

  3. Brad Sutton:

    We have a very dynamic community at the Beckman Institute and Illinois working on this, from engineers to linguists, and we’re able to measure things with MRI in ways we couldn’t have just a couple of years ago.

  4. Mayor Mike Duggan:

    Every doctor in every hospital in this state understands ... that if you schedule an MRI for a rehab case for somebody who fell off a ladder and has Blue Cross, you get paid a certain amount, if that person got hurt in a car accident, you get reimbursed triple.

  5. Katharine Yao:

    (Women) should be concerned but also realize that we have very effective ways to monitor the breast with breast MRI and mammograms which detect cancer at an early stage (small size, node negative) and at a stage that is easily treatable and has a good prognosis.

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