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ultrasonography

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noun ul·tra·so·nog·ra·phy \-sə-ˈnä-grə-fē, -sō-\

Definition of ultrasonography

  1. :  ultrasound 2

ultrasonographer play \-fər\ noun
ultrasonographic play \-ˌsō-nə-ˈgra-fik, -ˌsä-\ adjective


Origin of ultrasonography

ultrasonic + -o- + -graphy


First Known Use: 1951


Medical Dictionary

ultrasonography

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noun ul·tra·so·nog·ra·phy \-fē\

Medical Definition of ultrasonography

plural ultrasonographies

ultrasonographic \-ˌsän-ə-ˈgraf-ik, -ˌsō-nə-\play adjective



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