Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The graph traced by an oscillograph.
  • noun An instantaneous oscilloscope trace or photograph.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The graphic trace or record made by an oscillograph.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Elec.) An autographic record made by an oscillograph.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A record produced by an oscillograph or oscilloscope.

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

  • noun the recording produced by an oscillograph

Etymologies

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

[oscillo(graph) + –gram.]

Examples

  • The left-hand oscillogram indicated the strength of Hugher's hypno-block whereas the one on the right gave a curving indication of how much energy was needed to break the block.

    Blockade, Lepso

  • If you drew a line surrounding the upper half of the oscillogram, you could call it the envelope of the sound-a graphic displaying the level as a function of time.

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  • Other Oscillator Waveforms Waveforms (waves) are named sawtooth, square, pulse, or triangular because of their shape when displayed as an oscillogram (as in the Sample Editor of Logic Pro).

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  • If you drew a line surrounding the upper half of the oscillogram, you could call it the envelope of the sound-a graphic displaying the level as a function of time.

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  • In the image, you see an oscillogram of a percussive tone.

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  • "And here's the oscillogram, sir, with the flattened curves.

    Plasma Monster

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