noun. ['ˌəltrəˈsaʊnd'] using the reflections of high-frequency sound waves to construct an image of a body organ (a sonogram); commonly used to observe fetal growth or study bodily organs.
- prenatal diagnosis
- A-scan ultrasonography
- B-scan ultrasonography
Rhymes with Ultrasound
Sentences with ultrasound
1. Noun, singular or mass
The role of an ultrasound or X-ray technician is vital to the medical team as well as the patient.
The work and life balance for ultrasound technicians tends to change frequently along with unsteady work schedules.
3. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
CASE accredits and monitors U.K. ultrasound education programs.
noun. ['ˌəltrəˈsaʊnd'] very high frequency sound; used in ultrasonography.