[ ek-oh-graf, -grahf ]

  1. a device that records oceanic depths by means of sonic waves.

  2. a similar device used in ultrasonography to examine internal body structures or monitor fetal development.

Origin of echograph

First recorded in 1945–50; echo + -graph

Other words from echograph

  • ech·o·graph·ic [ek-oh-graf-ik], /ˌɛk oʊˈgræf ɪk/, adjective
  • ech·o·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb
  • e·chog·ra·phy [e-kog-ruh-fee], /ɛˈkɒg rə fi/, noun

Words Nearby echograph Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023