Seismogram Seis"mo*gram, n. [Gr. ? earthquake + -gram.] (Physics) The trace or record of an earth tremor, made by means of a seismograph. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • seismogram — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1891 the record of an earth tremor by a seismograph …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • seismogram — /suyz meuh gram , suys /, n. a record made by a seismograph. [1890 95; SEISMO + GRAM1] * * * …   Universalium

  • seismogram — noun The graphical out put from an accelerograph or seismograph. Syn: accelerogram See Also: seismograph …   Wiktionary

  • seismogram — n. visual record of earthquakes and seismic activity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • seismogram — [ sʌɪzmə(ʊ)gram] noun a record produced by a seismograph …   English new terms dictionary

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