mammogram etymology

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

Detailed word origin of mammogram

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-gram English (eng) Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.
mammo- English (eng) (biology, medicine) relating to the mammary organs (mammary glands, breasts, udders, and dugs).
mammogram English (eng) An X-ray picture of the breasts (mammaries), used to screen for breast cancer.

Words with the same origin as mammogram

Descendants of -gram
hologram sonic sound telegram ultrasound unison
Descendants of mammo-
mammogenesis mammograph mammoplasty mammopoiesis mammose mammosity mammotomy mammotroph