1. <radiology> The amount of darkness or light in an area of a scan reflects the compactness and density of tissue. Differences in tissue density are the basis for CT and MR scans.
2. <microscopy> Logarithm to the base 10 of the reciprocal of transmittance.
(12 Jan 1998)
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density-dependent, density dependent inhibition of growth
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