arteriography

noun

ar·​te·​ri·​og·​ra·​phy är-ˌtir-ē-ˈä-grə-fē How to pronounce arteriography (audio)
plural arteriographies
: the radiographic visualization of an artery after injection of a radiopaque substance
arteriographic adjective

Word History

Etymology

arterio- + -graphy

First Known Use

1928, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of arteriography was in 1928

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Cite this Entry

“Arteriography.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arteriography. Accessed 5 Feb. 2023.

Medical Definition

arteriography

noun
ar·​te·​ri·​og·​ra·​phy är-ˌtir-ē-ˈäg-rə-fē How to pronounce arteriography (audio)
plural arteriographies
: the radiographic visualization of an artery after injection of a radiopaque substance
arteriographic adjective
arteriographically adverb

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