sono·​gram | \ ˈsä-nə-ˌgram How to pronounce sonogram (audio) \

Definition of sonogram

: an image produced by ultrasound

Examples of sonogram in a Sentence

The sonogram showed that the fetus was developing normally.
Recent Examples on the Web Her boyfriend, musician Sid Wilson, also shared a close-up of the sonogram to his Instagram alongside heart emojis. Amy Haneline, USA TODAY, 12 May 2022 An antiabortion activist offered a potential patient a packet of antiabortion material including a coupon for a free sonogram outside the Jackson Women's Health Organization this month. Globe Staff,, 21 May 2022 Brexton opened the box to find a lime (the size of the baby at the time) and a sonogram. Dan Heching,, 11 May 2022 Two weeks later, she was devastated when a sonogram showed that Pascal did not have a heartbeat. Laken Brooks, Forbes, 5 May 2022 After posting hints on social media, including a sonogram and picture of watermelons, the zoo confirmed on Monday that Fiona's mother Bibi is pregnant with her second child. Victoria Moorwood, The Enquirer, 11 Apr. 2022 Her partner Brown also announced the news on his Instagram page alongside a sonogram photo. Jen Juneau,, 7 Mar. 2022 The actress announced the happy news on Instagram today, sharing three black-and-white snaps of herself and husband Paul Khoury holding their sonogram photo. Rosa Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 25 Mar. 2022 Blackbear, born Matthew Tyler Musto, also shared the same sonogram snap to his Instagram and Twitter accounts. Georgia Slater,, 22 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of sonogram

1950, in the meaning defined above

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sono·​gram | \ ˈsän-ə-ˌgram How to pronounce sonogram (audio) \

Medical Definition of sonogram

: an image produced by ultrasound

called also echogram, ultrasonogram


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