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Coolidge tube

(koo′lĭj )

[William D. Coolidge, U.S. physicist and chemist, 1873-1975]
A kind of hot-cathode tube that is so highly exhausted that the residual gas plays no part in the production of the cathode stream, and that is regulated by variable heating of the cathode filament.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Coolidge Tube." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/735549/all/Coolidge_tube.
Coolidge tube. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/735549/all/Coolidge_tube. Accessed May 23, 2019.
Coolidge tube. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/735549/all/Coolidge_tube
Coolidge Tube [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 23]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/735549/all/Coolidge_tube.
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