phonocardiogram

noun
pho·​no·​car·​dio·​gram | \ ˌfō-nə-ˈkär-dē-ə-ˌgram How to pronounce phonocardiogram (audio) \

Definition of phonocardiogram

: a graphic representation of heart sounds made by means of a microphone, amplifier, and recording equipment

First Known Use of phonocardiogram

1911, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for phonocardiogram

borrowed from German Phonokardiogramm, from phono- phono- + Kardiogramm cardiogram

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“Phonocardiogram.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phonocardiogram. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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phonocardiogram

noun
pho·​no·​car·​dio·​gram | \ ˌfō-nə-ˈkärd-ē-ə-ˌgram How to pronounce phonocardiogram (audio) \

Medical Definition of phonocardiogram

: a graphic record of heart sounds made by means of a phonocardiograph

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