engram etymology

English word engram comes from English en, English -gram (Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.)

Detailed word origin of engram

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
en English (eng) Used in various phrases borrowed from French or formed as if borrowed from French (see "Derived terms" below). English (typography) A unit of measurement equal to half an em (half the height of the type in use).. The name of the Latin-script letter N/n.
-gram English (eng) Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.
engram English (eng) (Scientology) A painful, negative mental image representing a past event.. A postulated physical or biochemical change in neural tissue that represents a memory.

Words with the same origin as engram

Descendants of en
ing mac tab
Descendants of -gram
hologram sonic sound telegram ultrasound unison