fluorescent screen

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fluorescent screen

[flu̇¦res·ənt ′skrēn]
(engineering)
A sheet of material coated with a fluorescent substance so as to emit visible light when struck by ionizing radiation such as x-rays or electron beams.
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Over the years, x-ray inspection systems have evolved from x-ray tubes coupled with direct view fluorescent screens to today's linear diode array imaging systems, coupled with panoramic x-ray tubes.

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