Root Word of the Day: SONOGRAM

This is a sonogramsonogram (noun) – a visual image produced by reflected sound waves via ultrasonography
BREAKDOWN: SON- (sound) + -GRAM (drawing)
ultrasonography is the use of ultrasound to produce diagnostic images of the internal organs or structures (also sonography)


This word is built on the root SON-, which means sound.
Common SON- words include sonar, sonic, and sound.
More esoteric SON- words include assonant, sonata, soniferous, and sonnet.

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