Simple Definition of mammogram
medical : a photograph of a woman's breasts made by X-rays
Full Definition of mammogram
: a photograph of the breasts made by X-rays; also : the procedure for producing a mammogram
Examples of mammogram in a sentence
She went to the hospital for her yearly mammogram.
Origin and Etymology of mammogram
Latin mamma + English -o- + -gram
First Known Use: 1937
Rhymes with mammogram
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Medical Definition of mammogram
1: a photograph of the breasts made by X-rays
2: the procedure for producing a mammogram
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