phonocardiography

noun
pho·​no·​car·​di·​og·​ra·​phy | \ ˌfō-nə-ˌkär-dē-ˈä-grə-fē How to pronounce phonocardiography (audio) \

Definition of phonocardiography

: the process of producing a phonocardiogram

Other Words from phonocardiography

phonocardiograph \ ˌfō-​nə-​ˈkär-​dē-​ə-​ˌgraf How to pronounce phonocardiography (audio) \ noun
phonocardiographic \ ˌfō-​nə-​ˌkär-​dē-​ə-​ˈgra-​fik How to pronounce phonocardiography (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of phonocardiography

1916, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for phonocardiography

phono- + cardiography

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“Phonocardiography.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phonocardiography. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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phonocardiography

noun
pho·​no·​car·​di·​og·​ra·​phy | \ -ˌkärd-ē-ˈäg-rə-fē How to pronounce phonocardiography (audio) \
plural phonocardiographies

Medical Definition of phonocardiography

: the recording of heart sounds by means of a phonocardiograph

Other Words from phonocardiography

phonocardiographic \ -​ˌkärd-​ē-​ə-​ˈgraf-​ik How to pronounce phonocardiography (audio) \ adjective

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