Writing Tips: Should X in X-ray be capitalized?

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56Is it correct to write  X-ray or should it be  x-ray? Check this out and find out.

Answer: It depends.

Hand X-ray by comeinandburn

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Explanation:

According to merriam-webster.com, if it is used as a noun, the x in X-ray must be capitalized. On the other hand, if it’s a verb, the x is often capitalized, but it is also correct if it’s not. For more info on this, please click here.

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