mammogram [mam-uh-gram] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- an x-ray photograph obtained by mammography.
Thankfully, her cancer was caught rather early because of an assignment she had in early October in which she had mammogram done.
November 11, 2013
“We get sidetracked by efforts to focus on getting every woman a mammogram,” she recently told The Daily Beast.
August 13, 2012
A woman whose life was saved by a mammogram would argue that such screenings should be the top priority, she says.
April 26, 2012
Jack Black giving himself a mammogram (yes, mammogram) on camera.
December 28, 2009
As the mammogram issue reveals, representation is no longer a game of percentages.
December 17, 2009
Word Origin and History for mammogram n.
mammogram in Medicine mammogram [măm′ə-grăm′] n.
- An x-ray image of the breast produced by mammography.
mammogram in Science mammogram [măm′ə-grăm′]
- An x-ray image of the human breast, used to detect tumors or other abnormalities.
Related formsmammography noun (mă-mŏg′rə-fē) mammogram in Culture mammogram [(mam-uh-gram)]