Definitions for imagingˈɪm ə dʒɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

im•ag•ingˈɪm ə dʒɪŋ(n.)

  1. Psychol. a technique using mental images to control bodily processes and ease pain or to accomplish something one has visualized in advance.

    Category: Psychology, Psychotherapy

  2. the use of computerized axial tomography, sonography, or other techniques and instruments to obtain pictures of the interior of the body.

    Category: Medicine

Origin of imaging:

1970–75

Princeton's WordNet

  1. imagination, imaging, imagery, mental imagery(noun)

    the ability to form mental images of things or events

    "he could still hear her in his imagination"

  2. imaging, tomography(noun)

    (medicine) obtaining pictures of the interior of the body

Wiktionary

  1. imaging(Noun)

    The technique or practice of creating images of otherwise invisible aspects of an object, especially of body parts.

  2. imaging(Noun)

    The use of mental images to alter a person's perceptions or behaviors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Imaging

    of Image

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