seismogram

[sahyz-muh-gram, sahys-]

Origin of seismogram

First recorded in 1890–95; seismo- + -gram1
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Word Origin and History for seismogram
n.

record made by a seismograph or seismometer, 1888, from seismo- + -gram.

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seismogram

[sīzmə-grăm′]
  1. The record that is produced by a seismograph.
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