1875–80; cardio- + -gram1 Unabridged
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cardiogram (ˈkɑːdɪəʊˌɡræm)
short for electrocardiogram

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cardiogram car·di·o·gram (kär'dē-ə-grām')

  1. The curve traced by a cardiograph, used in the diagnosis of heart disorders.

  2. See electrocardiogram.

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The two letters were a blip on the intelligentsia's cardiogram, which had been showing few signs of life.
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