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An ultrasonic instrument used in echocardiography.


(ˌɛk oʊˈkɑr di əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)

an instrument using reflected ultrasonic waves to show the structures and functioning of the heart: for diagnosing heart abnormalities.
ech`o•car`di•o•graph′ic, adj.
ech`o•car`di•og′ra•phy (-ˈɒg rə fi) n.
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Noun1.echocardiograph - a sonograph that creates an image of the heart and its abnormalities
sonograph - an instrument that uses the differential transmission and reflection of ultrasonic waves in order to provide an image of a bodily organ
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