cesium iodide


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cesium iodide

[′sē·zē·əm ′ī·ə‚dīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
CsI A colorless, deliquescent, crystalline powder with a melting point of 621°C; soluble in water and alcohol; crystals used for infrared spectroscopy.
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The DR 600 is designed to incorporate several modern technologies including ZeroForce, EasyStitch, MUSICA and Cesium Iodide into one seamless product that can provide high quality DR images with significant dose reduction potential, while maximizing productivity, versatility and ease of use.
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