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Collimator
The diaphragm placed at the base of the cone that reduces the size of the x-ray beam
anode
positive electrode within x-ray tube
dosimeter
film badge used to measure amount of radiation received
voltage
the force of an electric charge
cathode
negativfe electrode within x-ray tube
REM
unit of absorbed dose that includes the biological effect on body tissue
RAD
a unit of absorbed radiation