kilovolts peak


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kilovolts peak

[′kil·ə‚vōlts ¦pēk]
(electronics)
The peak voltage applied to an x-ray tube, expressed in kilovolts. Abbreviated kVp.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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