[ mam-oh ]

  1. a mammogram: Some cancers detected by physical examination may not be seen on the mammo.

  2. mammography: 3D mammo takes multiple images of breast tissue from different angles, creating a three-dimensional view.

Origin of mammo

First recorded in 1985–90; by shortening

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