Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An electrically produced graph or tracing.
  • n. Equipment used to produce such a graph or tracing in facsimile transmission.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A mark, record, or tracing made by the action of electricity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A mark, record, or tracing, made by the action of electricity.
  • n. An apparatus, controlled by electric devices, used to trace designs for etching.
  • n. An instrument for the reproduction at a distance of pictures, maps, etc., by means of electricity.
  • n. An image made by the Röntgen rays; a sciagraph.
  • n. A cinematograph using the arc light.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A curve automatically traced and forming a continuous record of the indications of an electrometer.
  • n. An apparatus for engraving the copper cylinders used in printing fabrics and wall-papers.
  • n. In photography, a photograph of an electric spark. See the extract.
  • n. An instrument for the continuous recording of atmospheric electricity.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an apparatus for the electrical transmission of pictures
  • n. electrical device used for etching by electrolytic means

Etymologies

electro- + -graph (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • What we see is the reflection or the electrograph of what she once was.

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  • electrographi mage of '' Saccharomyces cerevisiae '' cells grown on Earth. electron micrograph image of '' Saccharomyces cerevisiae '' cells grown on Earth. electrograph image of '' Saccharomyces cerevisiae '' cells grown on the International Space Station. electron micrograph image of '' Saccharomyces cerevisiae '' cells grown on the

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  • In the same way the electrograph of the Moon passes at stated intervals between the Earth and the burning world of the Sun. "

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