- a picture made by outlining and shading a subject's shadow.
Origin of skiagram
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The skiagram was taken three weeks after the reception of the injury.
The skiagram, or drawing in simple outlines, as in the circumscriptions of shadows.Popular Technology; Volume 2
A skiagram shows the extent of the mass and its relationship to the femur.Manual of Surgery
Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Fragmentation is exhibited in the skiagram forming the subject of plate XI.
Skiagram, plate IV., illustrates a well-marked stellate comminution of the shaft with large fragments.