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sonogram

[son-uh-gram, soh-nuh-] /ˈsɒn əˌgræm, ˈsoʊ nə-/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
the visual image produced by reflected sound waves in a diagnostic ultrasound examination.
Origin of sonogram
1955-1960
1955-60; sono- + -gram1
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British Dictionary definitions for sonogram

sonogram

/ˈsəʊnəˌɡræm/
noun
1.
(physics) a three-dimensional representation of a sound signal, using coordinates of frequency, time, and intensity
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Word Origin and History for sonogram
n.

1956, from comb. form of Latin sonus (see sound (n.1)) + -gram. Related: Sonograph (1951).

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sonogram in Medicine

sonogram son·o·gram (sŏn'ə-grām', sō'nə-)
n.
An image, as of an unborn fetus, produced by ultrasonography. Also called echogram, sonograph, ultrasonogram.

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