- A computer picture of areas inside the body created by bouncing high-energy sound waves (ultrasound) off internal tissues or organs. Also called an ultrasonogram.
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sonogram — 1956, from comb. form of L. sonus (see SOUND (Cf. sound) (n.1)) + GRAM (Cf. gram) … Etymology dictionary
sonogram — [sän′ə gram, sō′nəgram] n. 1. ECHOGRAM 2. a visual pattern representing the sound waves of a voice, call, or noise sonography [sə näg′rə fē] n … English World dictionary
Sonogram — A sonogram may refer to the following:* A diagnostic medical image created using ultrasound echo (sonographic) equipment, see Medical ultrasonography. * A spectrogram. * S.O.N.O.G.R.A.M. is an album by One Be Lo … Wikipedia
sonogram — noun Date: 1956 an image produced by ultrasound … New Collegiate Dictionary
sonogram — /son euh gram , soh neuh /, n. Med. the visual image produced by reflected sound waves in a diagnostic ultrasound examination. [1955 60; SONO + GRAM] * * * … Universalium
sonogram — noun /ˈsəʊ.nəˌɡɹæm,ˈsɑnəˌɡɹæm/ a) a medical image produced by ultrasound echo b) a spectrogram … Wiktionary
sonogram — SYN: ultrasonogram. [L. sonus, sound, + G. gramma, a drawing] * * * sono·gram sän ə .gram n an image produced by ultrasound called also echogram, ultrasonogram * * * sono·gram (sonґo gram) a record or display obtained by ultrasonic scanning … Medical dictionary
sonogram — son|o|gram [ˈsɔnəgræm US ˈsa: ] n AmE technical [Date: 1900 2000; : Latin; Origin: sonus ( SOUND1) + English gram] an image, for example of an unborn baby inside its mother s body, that is produced by a special machine British Equivalent:… … Dictionary of contemporary English
sonogram — n. chart that displays the distribution of energy at various frequencies in a sound; visual representation produced by the reflected sound waves during an ultrasound examination … English contemporary dictionary
sonogram — noun 1》 a graph showing the distribution of energy at different frequencies in a sound. 2》 a visual image produced from an ultrasound examination. Derivatives sonograph noun sonographic adjective sonography noun … English new terms dictionary
sonogram — so·no·gram … English syllables