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EtymologyEdit

f- +‎ PET

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  • Hyphenation: eff‧pet

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fPET (countable and uncountable, plural fPETs)

  1. (uncountable, radiology) Abbreviation of functional positron emission tomography.
    Synonym: fPET scanning
    Hypernyms: PET (positron emission tomography), radiography, PET scanning
  2. (countable, radiology) Abbreviation of functional positron emission tomogram. A scan using functional positron emission tomography
    Synonyms: fPET scanner, fPET machine
    Hypernyms: PET (positron emission tomograph), radiograph, PET scanner, PET machine
  3. (countable, radiology) Abbreviation of functional positron emission tomograph. A device used to make functional positron emission tomograms
    Synonym: fPET scan
    Hypernyms: PET (positron emission tomogram), radiogram, PET scan

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